The Book of Evesham: The Story of the Town’s Past (Benjamin G. (Gwynne) Cox) soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Chesham: Barracuda Books Limited, 1977, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Signed by the author on the title page unverified and reflected as such in the lack of premium. Contains: List of subscribers; Black & white photographs; Facsimiles; Maps; Frontispiece; Photographic end papers & blanks; Vignette to the half-title page;
From the cover: It may be over 40,000 years ago that man first looked down on what later became the town of Evesham, but it is certain that it was 4,000 years ago that his successor left his hand axe here in Bridge Street. The Romans knew the Vale if not the town site, the Celts lived and traded in the area, but i…
Introduction by: Lt-Col R. G. Burlingham, Graham Webster & Brenda M. Tate
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper faded at the spine and onto the margins of the panels.
Brown boards with Gilt titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 147 pages. Index. Bibliography. 12″ x 8½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I captivate you with this splendid selection from my Local History catalogue?