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Author: EDGAR, WILLIAM.
Title: Borough Hill (Daventry) and its History.
Description: London: Taylor and Francis, 1923. 1st edition.History of Borough Hill near Daventry, Northamptonshire. Part One covers the general history and topography including its Roman history and its part in the English Civil War. Part Two is a Collection of the Principal Commentaries on Borough Hill including Camden's "Britannia" (1607), Morton's "Natural History of Northamptonshire" (1712), Walpole's "New British Traveller"(1784) and several other important writings on the area. Pp.vi/118, colour frontispiece (Roman Pavement discovered at Borough Hill) + 33 further black & white plates + 8 figure illustrations, patch to inside front board where a bookplate has been removed. Brown cloth, gilt title to front and spine, slight bowing to boards, but otherwise a nice clean copy of a scarce book. G+.
Keywords: William Edgar Borough Hill Daventry Northamptonshire Topography Archaeology Romans CIVIL War Daventry Wood Benaventa Tumuli 40080 Local History
Price: GBP 40.00 = appr. US$ 57.12 Seller: Chilton Books
- Book number: 39195
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