The history of Whitby, and of Whitby abbey : collected from the original records of the abbey, and other authentic memoirs, never before made public, containing, not only the history of Whitby and the country adjacent, but also the original and antiquity of many particular families and places in other parts of Yorkshire, divided into three books... / by Lionel Charlton.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-151025

Description

xviii, 379 p., 4 pl. (1 fold.) : ill., maps., plan. 27 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

History.

Originator

Charlton, Lionel, 1720-1788.

Contents

Book 1. The history of Whitby, and of Whitby abbey, before the conquest. --Book 2. The continuation of that history to the dissolution of the monastery. --Book 3. The further continuation of that history to the end of the year 1776, with the present state of Whitby, &c. &c. &c.

Publication

York : A. Ward

Description

xviii, 379 p., 4 pl. (1 fold.) : ill., maps., plan. 27 cm.

Notes

Bound in blue paper boards; drab paper shelfback. Spine lacking; front cover and first few pages detached.
Work preceded by a "List of Subscribers," p. iii-x.
Errata p. xviii.
Includes index.
Bookplate affixed to inside cover: Boston Architectural Library, No. 60.
Gift of Alexander Parris to the Architectural Library of Boston.

Call Number

Rare DA690.W57 C4

Other People and Orgs

Whitby abbey (Yorkshire, England)

Places

Whitby (England)