By George W. T. Omond
London   Adam and Charles Black
9" by 6.5" viii, 125pp. [6]
The first edition of this profusely colour illustrated work which depicts the natural beauty of Belgium, illustrated by A. Forestier and described by George W. T. Omond.
By George W. T. Omond

[1908] Leige and The Ardennes

London   Adam and Charles Black
9" by 6.5" viii, 125pp. [6]
The first edition of this profusely colour illustrated work which depicts the natural beauty of Belgium, illustrated by A. Forestier and described by George W. T. Omond.
£60.00
: 0.75kgs / : 907Z4

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Description

Colour Plates, First Edition, Illustrated, Original Binding, Publishers' Original Binding

The first edition.

Illustrated with a colour frontispiece and nineteen colour plates. Collated complete. 

This work was written by Scottish writer George William Thomson Omond, and features a collection of watercolour plates by Amedee Forestier, an artist who specialised in historical scenes and landscapes. The work describes and depicts the Belgium city of Liege and its region of trees and rolling hills, the Ardennes. 

In the publisher's original cloth.

Undated, dated by copies held at the British Library.

Condition

In the publisher's original cloth with the original unclipped dust wrapper. Externally very smart with minor marks to the boards and slight rubbing to the extremities. Offsetting to the endpapers. Internally firmly bound with generally bright pages with spotting throughout. Plates however, remain clean.

Very Good Indeed

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