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PIGOT & Co.


Pigot & Co.'s Metropolitan Guide & Book of Reference To every Street, Court, Lane, Passage, Alley And Public Building, In The Cities Of London & Westminster, The Borough of Southwark, and their Respective Suburbs ...
London & Manchester: Directory Office, 24 Basing Lane & Fountain St. [respectively]. 1824.

8vo. (18 x 11.5 cm). pp. title+155. Contemporary half sheep, original paper boards with publisher's yellow printed title label to upper board, gilt rules to spine. Old ownership inscription of a Wm.[?] Gray to front pastedown. Folding plan of London with original hand colouring, titled: Pigot & Co.'s Miniature Map of London & Vicinity. Head and foot of spine worn, binding somewhat solied and rubbed. Upper right margin of map shaved close, small split at intersection of one fold, otherwise a good example.

pp. 5-62 provides a "Brief Account of London", pp. 63-155 features an alphabetical list of streets, public buildings, etc. etc.

Howgego, No. 284 for the plan.

Price £ 500.00
Stock Code 41276
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