Antiquities, Historical and Monumental, of the County of Cornwall. Consisting of Several Essays on the First Habitants, Druid-Superstition, Customs, and Remains of the most Remote Antiquity in Britain, and the British Isles, Exemplified and Proved by Monuments Now Extant in Cornwall and the Scilly Islands, with a Vocabulary of the Cornu-British Language. William BORLASE.

Antiquities, Historical and Monumental, of the County of Cornwall. Consisting of Several Essays on the First Habitants, Druid-Superstition, Customs, and Remains of the most Remote Antiquity in Britain, and the British Isles, Exemplified and Proved by Monuments Now Extant in Cornwall and the Scilly Islands, with a Vocabulary of the Cornu-British Language.

London: Printed by W. Bowyer and J. Nichols: for S. Baker and G. Leigh...; T. Payne...; and Benjamin White, 1769. Second edition. Folio. xvi, 464. Later black full morocco, bands to spine, gilt lettered to one panel. 37 illustrations comprising a folding map, a full page map, a folding plate, 24 full page plates and 10 illustrations set into the text. A very good copy. Upcott, I, pp. 82-86. The second, revised, edition with the addition of the folding map of the county and two additional plates. Item #24541

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