The Temple Bar the City Golgotha. A Narrative of the Historical Occurrences of a Criminal Character Associated with the Present Bar. By a Member of the Inner Temple.
[Wilson, James Holbert].

London: David Bogue, 1853. First edition. Two-color lithograph as frontispiece, plus tinted lithograph. Corners, spine ends lightly worn. Intermittent light foxing, affecting plates. A very good, bright copy. Original red cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. Octavo. [4], 68 pp. (Item ID: 7317)


A history of the Temple Bar from 1660 to 1772, with footnotes making references to contemporary authors, including Dickens.

Abbey, Scenery, 248.

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