Bibliotheca topographica Britannica.

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Other Authors: Nichols, John, 1745-1826.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Printed by and for John Nichols, 1780-90.
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Physical Description:8 v. : ill., maps, ports., tables ; 28 cm (4to)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
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General note:"The original plan ... was to preserve, ... some valuable articles of British Topography; to be published in occasional Numbers, neither confined to stated periods of Time, nor to any given quantity of sheets: but paged in such a manner that the general articles, ... might form a separate succession to bind in suitable classes" (Advertisement vol.1, p.iii).
Edited by John Nichols.
Issued in 52 parts.
The imprint to No. I in 1780 (sig. a1) reads: printed for J. Nichols: sold by T. Payne and Son; H. Payne; C. Dilly; J. Walter; N. Conant; and E. Brooke.
The preliminary leaves to each volume were issued in 1790 with No.52.
The series was continued after 1790 with the general title 'Miscellaneous antiquities, (in continuation of the Bibliotheca topographica Britannica)'.
Citation / References note:ESTC, T79947
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Table of Contents:
  • vol.1 Kent and Sussex - vol.2 Middlesex and Surrey - vol.3 Lincolnshire - vol.4 Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire, Staffordshire, and Warwickshire - vol.5 Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Scotland, and Wales - vol.6 'Antiquities biographical and miscellaneous' - vols 7-8 Leicestershire.