Barking Belongs to You!

Object number

LDVAL 2013.31.1

Description

Paper booklet detailing the history of Barking and its churches and abbeys, written by Marion Elliston and published by Baigent & Company in barking in 1910

Physical description

Brown paper booklet front and rear cover has become detatched, front cover has a rectangular border inside this in black bold print is written ?BARKING Belongs to You!? just below this in a smaller font the words ?AN INVITATION? ?TO ENGLISHMEN, CHURCHMEN, AND TO ALL LOVERS OF HISTORY TRADITION, AND ANTIQUITY? there is also the name of the publisher and the author, the booklet is 24 pages long, the rear cover is blank except for the number 24 at the bottom. Due to the front and rear covers detatching over time there is large amounts of fraying aroung the edges of the cover, there is also some staining from the metal staples in the spine.

Condition

Fair

Type

Booklet

Size

Whole length: 185mm
Whole width: 123mm

Collection type

Ephemera

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeBooklet
Collection typeEphemera