Auction Date: 17/10/2017 at 10:30 am
Manchester Railway Companion 1834 Book - by J. Everet, Market Street, Manchester. A 258 page book giving a detailed and interesting account regarding the Liverpool and Manchester Railway, its construction, costs and shareholding, opening, places of interest for the traveller along the route, etc. Also with 4 full page plate illustrations of the railway (2 shown here) Plus extensive description of Manchester, its history, extensively detailing its Charities, Education, Manufacturers etc. With several Plate illustrations and Maps. Attractively rebound in brown leather with fine gold tooling. Quite scarce.