T. Ross, 1850, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated, Illustrated By: Newman, J.
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. No date but circa 1850; T. Ross was probably Thomas Ross, Mayor of Hastings who wrote and published other travel books about that time. Pink and blue gilt stamped and decorated oblong 8vo wraps, seventeen steel engravings with tissues by J. Newell. Wraps soiled, chipped along spine especially at ends, chipped at top front corner, tissues are all toned, engravings are toned around perimeter, Fairlight Glen is bound in upside down. Views include: Hastings, Entrance to Hastings from the London Rd., Wellington Square Hastings, Marine Parade Hastings, Exterior of Hastings Castle, Interior of Hastings Castle, Hastings from the Castle, Hastings from the North, the Remains of the Cloisters Battle Abbey, The Inner or Norman Castle Pevensey, St. Leonard's Hastings, Fairlight Glen Hastings, Hollington Church, The Lover's Seat near Hastings, Hastings, Hurstmonceaux Castle, Bodiam Castle. Illustrator: Newman, J.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 0 oz. Category: Travel & Places; Books; Art & Design. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010122.