Title 1878 HISTORIC WALES CASTLES and CATHEDRALS illust. Harper's Monthly January 332
Binding No Binding
Book Condition Good
Edition 1st Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾
Publisher New York Harper's Monthly Magazine 1878
Seller ID 000496
1878 ON THE WELSH BORDER Author: SIKES, Wirt Title: On the Welsh Border. Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1878. Notes: A 13 page travelogue introduces the reader to some of the ancient sites of Chepstow including Chepstow's Norman castle, Raglan Castle, Tintern Abbey and Sudbrook Chapel. Chepstow is a border town straddling the Monmouthshire - Gloucestershire border, situated at the confluence of the River Wye and River Severn on the Severn's west bank. Chepstow 'proper' is on the west bank of the Wye, within Wales; the English part on the eastern bank consists of Tutshill and Sedbury. Contains 18 illustrations and one area map. Condition: Complete article removed from within original Harper's Monthly Magazine. Original wrapers-bound removed and missing. Last page loose from text block. Now enclosed in a archival crystal-clear magazine slip.