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Manx Worthies or Biographies of Notable Manx Men and Women

Compiled by A. W. Moore, M.A.

£90

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Ref. 104215   Edition. First Edition

Published By: S. K. Broadbent & Company, Limited 1901 (Douglas, Isle of Man)

First edition hardback clothbound with gilt tooled title to cover and spine, and printed pictorial vignette to cover. Top edge gilt to pages. Neat inscriptions to ffep dated 1904 and 1934. Vignettes to titles and headings. Light shelf wear, spine edges and corners a little bumped. Rubbing and some fade marks to cover and spine. Small ring shaped water stain to top of spine slightly obscuring title, although still legible. Cracking to gutter. Endpapers quite toned and ffep is loose. Pages clean and bright with toning to edges. Neat marginal pencil marks and annotations occasionally throughout. Ink drawn family tree to rear endpapers. Binding nice and tight. Overall very good- condition. 213 + xvii pp. The main object in compiling this little book is to try and save from oblivion the names of as many Manxmen who have done good service for their country. I believe in so doing I have succeeded in showing that in proportion to its population, the Isle of Man has produced an unusually large number of able and distinguished men...

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Binding: Hardback

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