[Rees, William Jenkins].


Containing, a Concise History of the City of Hereford; A Description of Its Public Buildings, Episcopal See, Cathedral, Parochial Churches; And Other Interesting Particulars relating to the Place: Also, an Account of the Principal Seats and remarkable Places in the Neighbourhood. Together with An Appendix Containing the names of the Members of the Corporation & Cathedral, Civil & Ecclesiastical Officers; And a Particular Account of the Schools, Posts, Stage-Coaches, Waggons, and Roads. Hereford: Sold by J. Allen, and by Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme ... Printed by D. Walker Glocester 1806.
1st Ed. 12mo. vii + 163pp. T.p. lacking portion to upper leading corner, ex.-libris J.J. Reynolds, some light browning, contemporary half calf with marbled boards, some loss to corners, darkening, gilt lettered spine, loss of gilt ruling. With the partially obscured bookplate of Charles Parr Burney, father of the Fanny Anne Burney (18121860) diarist, and nephew of Fanny Burney (Madame d'Arblay) English satirical novelist, diarist and playwright.
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