A Complete Guide to the Lakes, Comprising Minute Directions for the Tourist, with Mr Wordsworth's Description of the Scenery of the Country, &c. and Four Letters on the Geology of the Lake District, by the Rev. Professor [Adam] Sedgwick. Edited by the Publisher.
Kendal: J. Hudson; London: Longman and Co., and Whittaker and Co., 1846. Third edition. 8vo. x, vi, 245, (1) pp, with some preliminaries misbound. Publisher's green cloth, gilt lettered to the upper cover, sometime solidly if rather plainly rebacked preserving the original gilt title only, yellow endpapers, old bookplate of Farm Street Church, Mayfair bearing the christogram "IHS" to the front pastedown. Frontispiece, 5 plates and a folding linen backed map at the rear. Evidently printed on an inferior paper with occasional slight marginal chipping, a few with old tissue repairs, the map worn with a few small losses and reinforced on the verso. Item #36246