The Ringer's Guide to the Church Bells of Devon.

London: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden, 1888. First edition. Hardcover. 19 x 13 cm. 12mo. [xv], errata slip,138 pages, 6 ads. Frontispiece image of a church bell. green clothg with gold lettering and black embossed design. There is some rubbing to the cloth. There is some wrinkling to the back cover. Rare title, with 15 copies being listed in Worldcat. Very Good. Item #53646

Pt. 1. A brief history of bells and bell-ringing, with special reference to Devonshire -- Pt. 2. A list of the church bells of Devon, corrected up to date and abridged from the detailed catalogue of inscriptions, diameters, etc., compiled by the late Rev. H.T. Ellacombe after personal inspection of each tower in 1864 and 1865.

Price: $150.00

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