A history of the ancient hall of Samlesbury in Lancashire : with an account of its earlier possessors, and particulars relating to the more recent descent of the manor, derived chiefly from unpublished and authentic sources. James Croston.

A history of the ancient hall of Samlesbury in Lancashire : with an account of its earlier possessors, and particulars relating to the more recent descent of the manor, derived chiefly from unpublished and authentic sources

London : Printed by Whittingham and Wilkins at the Chiswick Press, 1871. First Edition. Provenance; Caslte Hacket copy with its bookplate. Original portrait of Robert Rose loosely inserted. Includes the short guide to Samlesbury Old Hall Near Blackburn, also loosely inserted. Physical description; x p., 1 l., 274 p. : illus., pl., plan, facsim., geneal. tab. ; 40 cm. Notes; Title in red and black. Head and tail pieces; initials. "Two hundred copies privately printed for presents only." Pedigrees: Holand of Up-Holland; Southworth of Southworth and Samlesbury; Braddyll of Braddyll, Samlesbury, &c. Includes bibliographic notes. Subjects; Braddyll family. Braddyll family. Holland family. Southworth family. Samlesbury Hall, Samlesbury (England). Samlesbury (Lancashire). Lancashire - Samlesbury. Genres; Biography. Illustrated. Item #295345

Worn copy bound in full leather gilt gilt decoration to the boards and gilt label to the spine. Some slight wear to the spine and extremities as with age. Remains well preserved overall; tight, bright and clean.

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