Notices, Historical and Antiquarian, of the Castleand Priory at Castleacre, in the County of Norfolk.

London. PelhamRichardson. 1843. Hardcover. tall8vo, 25.5cm, 312p., with 11 etching platesincluding frontis, 4 plans, 8 text woodcuts, in contemporary blinddecorated green cloth rebacked with modern cloth, new endpapers and newpaper label, several plates foxed and some damp staining to edges, textis clean, overall a good to very good copy. (tgc) ~ A major historicaland descriptive study of a significant English mediaeval site. The castlewas built at the time of the Norman Conquest by William de Warenne whilethe church by the Cluniac monks also in the 12th century. The bookincludes illustrations by Sly, Vizetelly, and Ninham from originaldrawings by Charles Wright. The author was the vicar of the town ofCastleacre. Item #33242

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