Views in Birmingham and its Vicinity,comprising Birmingham, from the London Railway, St. Philip's Church, King Edward's Grammar School, The Society of Arts and Town Hall, The Market Hall, High-Street and St. Martin's Church, Edgbaston Church, Handsworth Church.
Birmingham: Knott, Hawker, and Coburn [n.d., c.1845].
Book, oblong folio (330 x 415mm, 13 x 16¼") in original printed limp grey boards, vignette of Nelson's Monument to upper cover. Additional pictorial title page (from same stone), title and dedication leaf, followed by eight lithographic plates in sepia, complete as list. Description of views to rear of volume. Very scarce as complete book. Covers soiled and stained, bumped at extremities; some staining and foxing throughout.
A fine selection of views by Charles Walter Radclyffe (1817 - 1903).
Abbey Scenery 49.
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