Lot 25: Shropshire & elsewhere.- Smith (Joseph, town clerk
December 14, 2012
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Shropshire & elsewhere.- Smith (Joseph, town clerk of Bridport) Examples of various legal agreements etc., manuscript, 178pp. excluding blanks, ruled in red throughout, ink signature of Joseph Smith on fly-leaf, 4pp. loose, browned, bookplate of Hubert Stanier-Smith on front pastedown, original roan, worn, lacks tail of spine, folio, 1795. ***Provenance: Manuscript account of Joseph Smith by Hubert Stanier-Smith (1823-1911), British folklorist loosely inserted in volume..