The Origin and History of Coventry Show Fair, Lady Godiva, and Peeping Tom, with a description of the procession, illustrative of the same. An attempt to separate the true from the fabulous part of this memorable story. COVENTRY.

The Origin and History of Coventry Show Fair, Lady Godiva, and Peeping Tom, with a description of the procession, illustrative of the same. An attempt to separate the true from the fabulous part of this memorable story.

Coventry: Printed and Published by D. Lewin, [c.1853]. 8vo, (iii)-31, (1) pp, lacking the half title. Folding frontispiece with some subtle repair to the reverse of the fold creases, and one other folding plate. Original printed wrappers, creased, recent rebacked. Scarce, with just three examples located - Bodleian Library, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and Duke University. Distinct from an 1824 work by William Reader with a similar title. Item #37661

Price: £120.00

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