London: J. W. Arrowsmith, 1929.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/4" X 5 1/2". xii, 532pp. Presents nicely in protective archival sleeved dust jacket. Mild edgewear to dust jacket, with a few minor nicks to edges, corners, head and tail of spine. Green cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Sunning to edges of binding. Pictorial endpapers bearing "A Sketch Map of the Isle of Man." Binding is tight and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. Creasing and small closed tear to top corner of rear free endpaper. Illustrated throughout in frontispiece and eight black and white plates. Soiling, with no losses to illustration, to plate facing page 125. Contents include Well-Names and Well-Lore, Coast-Names of Rushen, Old Roads and Road-Lore, and Place-Names and Place-Lore. Very good / very good. Item #1821