Jane Austen and Southampton.

SKU: 17597

1791 Plan of Southampton in the front, c. 1800 map of the area in the back. An Austen chronology and a Southampton chronology. Covers Castle Square, Church-going, Walks and Excursions, Amusements, Fire in High Street, more. With an appendix "Regulations at the Assemblies" and a pedigree of the Austen family. No stinking fish, athough RAAL does quote from Jane's story "Love and Freindship" and her mention of the "stinking fish of Southampton." Sunfading of spine and some stains or fading of cover. Pages are very clean. Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co Ltd. London. 1949. USED. $50.00