SKU: 17376

"With 84 Illustrations from Engravings, Paintings, and Photographs by Paul Fripp, and others." History of Bath with chapters on Roman Bath, Medieval Bath, Tudor and Stuart Bath, The Bath of Beau Nash, The Bath of Smollett and Sheridan, The Bath of Jane Austen. Index, bibliography, foreword and epilogue, Bath Panorama (sketched map with description. Purple cloth with gorgeus jacket from an aquatint by Thomas Malton. Corner bumped. Jacket with light edge tears and lower corners torn. Marked "first edition" in pencil. B. T. Batsford Ltd. London. 1944. $12.00