THE ABBEY OF KILKHAMPTON; OR MONUMENTAL RECORDS FOR THE YEAR 1980. Faithfully transcribed From the ORIGINAL INSCRIPTIONS, which are sill perfect, and appear to be drawn up in a Stile devoid of fulsome Panegyric, or unmerited Detraction; and Compiled with a View to ascertain, with Precision, the MANNERS which prevailed in Great Britain during the last Fifty Years of the Eighteenth Century. The Eighth Edition, with considerable Additions.
London. G. Kearsly, 1780. Together with the third edition, corrected, of the Second Part, dated the same year. Continuous pagination throughout. Hardcover. 141 pages. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards. Measures approximately 26.5 x 21 cm. Spine recently expertly repaired. Some rubbing to boards; light foxing to endpapers and title-page; some hand-written ink entries in index and throughout supplying the missing identities; some pencil notes on front paste-down endpaper; is rubbed on the blank verso, where once stuck down, but is complete. A good copy.