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WANDERINGS AND EXCURSIONS IN SOUTH WALES,
Roscoe, Thomas.

WANDERINGS AND EXCURSIONS IN SOUTH WALES,

With The Scenery of the River Wye. Henry G. Bohn 1862.
New Ed. xi + 336pp. Frontis., additional engraved t.p., 2 folding plans, 46 engraved plates by Radclyffe from drawings by Cattermole, Cox, Creswick &c., folding map. Shaken with leaves protruding at edges, some light browning, original blind embossed cloth with gilt dec. spine with gilt dec. title to upper board, lightly faded spine chipped with loss, a.e.g. Thomas Roscoe (1791–1871), writer and translator ODNB ‘... His acknowledged aim in these volumes, as stated in 1834, was ‘rather to make such a selection from the more interesting and amusing narratives of old travellers as might afford a new species of gratification to the general reader, than to give sketches of a modern tour’ ...’
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