Title The History of the Drainage of the Fens, Called Bedford Level; With the Constitution and Laws of the Bedford Level Corporation. [The Great Level of the Fens] In Two Volumes. PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR TO LORD GEORGE BENTINCK M.P.
Publisher Published by the Author. 1830
Seller ID 71592
First edition in Two Volumes. xvii, [i] errata, 832; xxii, 802pp. "From the Author to Lord George Bentinck, MP. Sam Wells " to the head of both title pages. Rebound in full brown rexine. Occasional light foxing o/w a clean and very sound set. Due to the weight and value of this item postal charges may have to be increased. Lord William George Frederick Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck, (27 February 1802 – 21 September 1848), better known as Lord George Bentinck, was an English Conservative politician and racehorse owner, noted for his role in unseating Sir Robert Peel over the Corn Laws.
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