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London and its environs described

London and its environs described

Containing an account of whatever is most remarkable for grandeur, elegance,curiosity or use, in the city and in the country twenty miles round it. Comprehending also whatever is most material in the history and antiquities of this great metropolis. Decorated and illustrated with a great number of views in perspective, engraved from original drawings, taken on purpose for this work. Together with a plan of London, a map of the environs, and several other useful cuts.

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Published by printed for R. & J. Dodsley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • London (England) -- Description.,
  • London (England) -- Description -- Gazetteers.

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    Pagination371p. :
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16305092M

    London and its environs described: containing an account of whatever is most remarkable for grandeur, elegance, curiosity or use, in the city and in the country twenty miles round it: comprehending also whatever is most material in the history and antiquities of this great metropolis: decorated and illustrated with a great number of views in perspective, engraved from original drawings. 'This is London' is a beautifully illustrated picture book depicting all things to do with the capital city. Miroslav Sasek shares his impressions of London with its beautiful buildings, historic monuments, bridges, parks, shops and Piccadilly Circus, black cabs, Horse Guards, and the famed Underground/5.

      A gun is fired on average every six hours; 96% of London’s prostitutes are migrants, as are 60% of its carers. This is London, Judah insists: multitudinous and : Blake Morrison. Findlay Muirhead (Ed.). MUIRHEAD'S LONDON AND ITS ENVIRONS Hardcover London MacMillan Very Good. No jacket. Spine starting. Light edgewear top and bottom boards and spine fold. Fraying top and bottom Rating: % positive.

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and J. Dodsley in in six volumes. I have endeavoured to recreate each page (errors included) as faithfully as possible, within the limitation of. London and Its Environs Described, vol. 1 (of 6) Containing an Account of Whatever is Most Remarkable for Grandeur, Elegance, Curiosity or Use, in the City and in the Country Twenty Miles Round It Language: English: LoC Class: DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe: Subject.

London and Its Environs Described, vol. 4 (of 6) Containing an Account of Whatever is Most Remarkable for Grandeur, Elegance, Curiosity or Use, in the City and in the Country Twenty Miles Round It Language: English: LoC Class: DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe: Subject.

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Full text of "London and Its Environs Described: Containing an Account of Whatever is Most " See other formats. History. Coldharbour was a liberty untilwhen James I brought it within the jurisdiction of the City of London.

Coldharbour House. Coldharbour House, Cold Harbour, Cold Harborough or Cold Inn was a medieval mansion house on the north bank of the River Thames just upstream from London Bridge and close to the site of Cannon Street station. The house was located in Upper Thames Street, a.

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London and its environs by Findlay Muirhead,Macmillan & co., ltd.; [etc., etc.] edition, in English - 2d : Historians of London An account of the many Surveys, Histories, Perambulations, Maps and Engravings made about the City and its Environs, and of the dedicated Londoners who made them by Rubinstein, Stanley and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at London and Its Environs Described | Books Group | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch : Taschenbuch.

FIRST EDITION OF SELECT VIEWS OF LONDON AND ITS ENVIRONS, WITH 60 WONDERFUL FOLIO ENGRAVED PLATES [HERBERT, William]. Select Views of London and its Environs; Containing a Collection of Highly-Finished Engravings, from Original Paintings and Drawings, Accompanied by Copious Letter-Press Descriptions.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. London and its environs in the nineteenth century by Thomas H. Shepherd,Jones & Co. edition, in EnglishPages: London and Its Environs in the Nineteenth Century: Illustrated by a Series of Views from Original Drawings (Hardback or Cased Book) Shepherd, Thomas.

London and Its Environs Described: Books Group: : Libros. Saltar al contenido principal. Prueba Prime Hola, Identifícate Cuenta y Listas Identifícate Cuenta y Listas Devoluciones y Pedidos Prueba Prime Carrito. Libros.

Ir Buscar Hola Elige Format: Pasta blanda. Book: London and Its Environs, Chapter: 20 Covent Garden, Kingsway, Lincoln's runs beneath Kingsway.

The interesting districts described in this route lie immediately to the north of the Strand. The Covent Garden region, which may be approached from the west (St.

Martin's Lane) via Garrick St. or Long Acre, is perhaps most directly. Chelsea is an area of South West London, bounded to the south by the River river frontage runs from Chelsea Bridge along the Chelsea Embankment, Cheyne Walk, Lots Road and Chelsea eastern boundary was once defined by the River Westbourne, which is now in a pipe above Sloane Square Underground modern eastern boundary is Chelsea Bridge Road and the Country: England.

Book: London and Its Environs, Chapter: BOOKS ABOUT LONDON. BOOKS ABOUT LONDON. Previous - Next. BOOKS ABOUT LONDON A NUMBER of books dealing with special buildings, institutions, and districts of London are mentioned in the text of this volume.

In addition, a few books of more general scope are here grouped under several heads.A Topographical Dictionary of London and Its Environs: Containing Descriptive and Critical Accounts of All the Public and Private Buildings, Offices, Docks, Squares, Streets, Lanes, Wards, Liberties, Charitable Institutions, Commercial, Charitable, Scholastic and Other Establishments, with Lists of Their Officers, Patrons, Incumbents of Livings, &c.

&c. &c. in the British Metropolis.The church as it stood before its Victorian rebuilding is described in the book London and Its Environs in the Nineteenth Century by Thomas Shepherd and James Elmes, published This church is of some antiquity, as appears by Hugh de Fulbourn being rector thereof in the year Denomination: Church of England.