The Gipsies' Advocate; or Observations on the Origin, Character, Manners, and Habits, of the English Gipsies

By: Crabb, James

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Binding poor. Front board detached. 1/2" chip to leather at tail of spine. Remant only of spine title label remaining. Text block in good condition. Moderate foxing. 19th century owner's signature "Hellena Richardson". ; "Third Edition, with Additions". Title continues: "to which are added many interesting anecdotes on the success that has attended the plans of several benevolent individuals who anxiously desire their conversion to God." xii, (9)-199, [1] pages. Half calf and marbled boards. Front board detached. Page dimensions: 171 x 105mm. Selected chapter titles: On the Origin of the Gipsies; Of the formation of the Southampton Committee, and the Success that has attended its endeavours; Some Remarks on the Sin of Fortune-Telling; Letters from a Scotch Clergyman, relating to a Gipsy Colony in the South of Scotland; Further Account of encouragin Interviews with Gipsies, and interesting Correspondence. ; 16mo

Title: The Gipsies' Advocate; or Observations on the Origin, Character, Manners, and Habits, of the English Gipsies

Author Name: Crabb, James

Categories: Category Available, test2,

Publisher: London, Sold by Nisbets; Westley; Hatchards; and Chappell; Lindsay and Co., and Innes and Co.: 1832

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 12038