Excursions of pleasure and sports on the Thames
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Excursions of pleasure and sports on the Thames illustrated in a series of engravings in aqua-tinta, coloured after nature, accompanied by a descriptive and historical account of every town, village, mansion, and the adjacent country on the banks of that river; the places and periods for enjoying the sports of angling, shooting, sailing, &c. Also a particular account of all places of amusement in its vicinity, and the list of inns and taverns for the accommodation of company by John Hassell

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Published by Printed for W. Simpkin and R. Marshall in London .
Written in English


  • Fishing -- England.,
  • Thames River.,
  • England -- Description and travel.

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StatementBy J. Hassell.
The Physical Object
Pagination191, iii p.,24 plates ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19145171M

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