An account of the parish of cartmell.
London. Printed by and for Nichols, Son, and Bentley, 1818. First separate edition.
Folio. , 10pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece and a further six engraved plates. Bound by Carss of Glasgow in contemporary gilt-stamped brick-red morocco. Extremities rubbed and soiled. Armorial bookplate of Robert Harington to FEP, internally clean and crisp.
The first separate edition of topographer and antiquary Thomas Dunham Whitaker's (1759-1821) succinct history of the parish of Cartmel, Lancashire (now within the administrative county of Cumbria); originally published as a part of the third edition of his a monumental history of the parish of Whalley (1818).£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref: 21867