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WRIGHT, Mr. Alderman [Thomas], J.P.
The Mayoralty. Presentation of the Freedom of the Borough to the Retiring Mayor, Mr. Alderman Wright, J.P.; Banquet to the Retiring Mayor and Mayoress; &c.

Album of 49 sheets, comprising : 1. Calligraphic certificate recording the thanks of the Leicester Borough Council, 1891, to Alderman Wright and Alderman Wood for their work in respect of the Leicester Borough Extension Act. 2. Printed title, as above. 3. Photographic print presented with 'The Wyvern', 1892, illustrating portraits of past, present and mayor elect. 4. Printed bifolium - Proposed Presentation Portrait - with list of Subscribers. 5. Printed bifolium - Proposed Presentation to the Ex-Mayoress. Followed by 44 sheets each with a double column of newspaper cuttings describing the banquet, presentation etc. taken from Leicester newspapers. Period half roan, cloth boards, a little rubbed at the spine ends, marbled end-papers, all edges gilt, in very good condition.


Date Published: 1892. L4to.

Stock No. 62682

Price: 300.00