Reading, The Snares of Minster Street, the printer and the picture.

Diana R Mackarill (author, 2007) A5 flexiback, illustrated, 30p.

A succinct account of John Snare, the well known printer of Minster Street in nineteenth century Reading, his family and the legal problems encountered when he purchased and authenticated a lost portrait of Charles I by Velasquez. Recommended.

Jean Debney

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