The Peak Guide, containing the Topographical, Statistical, and General History of Buxton, Chatsworth, Edensor, Castlteon (sic), Bakewell, Haddon, Matlock, and Cromford; ... By Stephen Glover; edited by Thomas Noble Esq., Derby Henry Mozley and Son ...1830.
Green cloth boards with pasted label to front board.
8vo. (15x23cm) Bookplate of James Cadbury, Birmingham to fixed endpaper and ink signature James Cadbury, Birmingham. 1837 to first free endpaper. County map of Derbyshire (untitled) with vignette of Buxton Crescent engraved by Josiah Neele, son of Samuel John Neele. | Title | 16pp. Introduction | I7 pp. List of Seats etc., | 13pp. Road Sketches | 130 pp. | 2 pp.Contents. | 4pp. Advertisement for the History and Gazetteer of Derby. Several woodblock illustrations in the text and 3 full page steel engravings ( Chatsworth, Haddon Hall & Willersley Castle). Fold out plans of Chatsworth and Genealogical tables of the families of Cavendish and Manners.
Very good condition throughout. Old sympathetic repair to spine retaining original boards and endpapers. Binding firm.