By: Howard. Alexander & Ernest Newman [Editors].
London, Lincolns-Prager: 1951
Seller ID: 42652
Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Contents clean and secure in original blue cloth binding with bright gilt lettering in very good photographic dustjacket. Through the City of London's acient records echoes the thunder of history. Unique, self-governing, richly dignified, this amazing community of Freemen has been an established meeting-place for merchants since it stood guard, a tiny close-walled stronghold, many-spired and jewelled with medieval colour by its mighty waterway the Thames. Its ships have sailed the seas of the world since the Elizebethan fays; its men have faced and conquered fire, plague and civil war; equip... View More...