Condition: Covers show some light shelf wear and scuffing.
Dust Jacket: None as published.
Contents: Originally published in 1893, this book chronicles rural English life at the time of George III which occurred from 1760 to 1820. It covers such diverse topics as the coach roads and the highwaymen that preyed upon travelers, social and public life, domestic life and the tax gatherer, old manners and customs, trade and agriculture, and more. Of course George III was king when the American colonies declared their independence and he remained as king all during the American Revolution. Illustrated with the original drawings.