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Pleasures of the Past, a Lighthearted Commentary on the Enjoyments of Past Generations


Author/Editor: Iris Brooke
Year: 1955
Publisher: Odhams Press Limited London
Binding: Hardback
Size: 8vo
Overall condition: Very Good
Book weight (kg): 0.438

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Covering the period from the mid fifteenth century to the early nineteenth century, this book uses contemporary writing- diaries and letters- to throw light on how people amused themselves in earlier times. Illustrated from half-tone plates and line drawings. Condition: Some rubbing and wear to dustwrapper, dust soiling to external page edges, internally clean except for grubbiness to front free end papers.