1972. First Edition.
Published by Dennis Dobson, London.
Cover is hard bound in Orange cloth. In Good condition. Shelf and Edge wear. Marks. Corners bumped.
Dust jacket is present. In Good condition. Chips and tears. Price is not clipped. Marks. Synopsis on front flap.
End papers are intact. Gift inscription in pen and pencil marks on front fly. Marks.
Preliminaries - dedication, acknowledgements, contents, illustrations.
Main text body - 192 pages. In Very Good condition. Black and white illustrations throughout.
Back matter - index.
Edges are even. Tanned.
Spine is tight with no gutter damage. Gilt lettering. Ends bumped.
Page structure is sound with no missing pages.
This book does not deal only with Squire Mytton’s life but gives an excellent picture of English country life at the turn of the eighteenth century and the impact of the tremendous social and economic changes which took place between 1780 and 1834 upon the squirarchy.