Tindal N. : The Continuation of Mr Rapin de Thoyras's History of England, second edition, 1751. Vols. I & II. Large folio, full calf, gilt. Text with some engraved plates, head and tailpieces. Together with : A Summary of Mr. Rapin de Thoyras's History of England an Mr. Tindal's Continuation, second edition, 1751, Folio with identical binding. Text, etc together with portrait plates and engraved plates, including those of Medallions; Battle plans including land and sea, Battles of Eckeren, Maestricht, Donawert, View and Plan of the fortifications of Gibraltar, Ramillies, Saragossa; Also with many folding plates of towns, cities and other views. Scarce title Binding quite worn and distressed but boards still holding. Many portaits and topographical plates including Piedmont, Flanders, Harbour of Vigo, Barcelona, Mechlin ( Malines ), Turin, Casal, Toulon, Bruges, Antwerp, Brussels, Ghent, Mons, Alicant, Dunkirk, Messina, Views of significant residences - Blenheim House etc. Many plates feature an elaborately engraved pictorial cartouche. Text blocks very clean and tight. Similarly the plates are very well preserved, clean and bright although some have been rather closely cropped quite close to the upper printed margin. Some plates have been removed.
Est £250 - £350