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English Fairs and Markets - first edition, signed

£25.00

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English Fairs and Markets by William Addison, with illustrations by Barbara Jones.
The foundations of commerce in England were laid in the
fairs and markets of the Middle Ages. Fairs in particular have always had a
lighter more festive element, while the market has had a permanent influence in
controlling the development of many of the older English towns.

Chapter headings: Fairs and their origins, Fairs and the
church, The four great fairs of England, Fairs into markets, London Markets,
The fun of the fair, Provincial fairs and markets, Fairs old and new.

Hardback with dust jacket in reasonable condition though
with significant foxing to the pages and dust jacket.

Item details

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
William Addison
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
23cm x 16cm x 2.5cm
Edition:
First edition 1953
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
199
Publisher:
B. T. Batsford Ltd, London
Title:
English Fairs and Markets - first edition, signed

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English Fairs and Markets by William Addison, with illustrations by Barbara Jones.
The foundations of commerce in England were laid in the
fairs and markets of the Middle Ages. Fairs in particular have always had a
lighter more festive element, while the market has had a permanent influence in
controlling the development of many of the older English towns.

Chapter headings: Fairs and their origins, Fairs and the
church, The four great fairs of England, Fairs into markets, London Markets,
The fun of the fair, Provincial fairs and markets, Fairs old and new.

Hardback with dust jacket in reasonable condition though
with significant foxing to the pages and dust jacket.

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
William Addison
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
23cm x 16cm x 2.5cm
Edition:
First edition 1953
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
199
Publisher:
B. T. Batsford Ltd, London
Title:
English Fairs and Markets - first edition, signed

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