By St. John Adcock [editor]
London   The Fleetway House
11" by 8.5" viii, 384; (4), 385-768; (4), 769-1152pp.
A scarce complete three volume set of this delightful work on the city of London, England.
By St. John Adcock [editor]

1926-1927 Wonderful London: The World's Greatest City Described by its Best Writers and Pictured by its Finest Photographers

London   The Fleetway House
11" by 8.5" viii, 384; (4), 385-768; (4), 769-1152pp.
A scarce complete three volume set of this delightful work on the city of London, England.
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Description

Folding Maps, Illustrated, Original Binding, Publishers' Original Binding, Scarce

Complete in three volumes. Scarce as a complete set. Illustrated with over one thousand original views reproduced in photogravure, including a tipped in colour frontispiece to each volume and a folding colour plan of the city to volume one. Collated complete. A detailed work on the city of London, England, with chapters on historical events, important sights, great figures, lists of streets, beautiful vistas, and much more. With a detailed index to the rear of volume three. Including contributions from writers such as: G. R. Stirling Taylor, Frank Swinnerton, Sir Philip Gibbs, Cicely Hamilton, and Florence Kilpatrick. Edited by Arthur St. John Adcock, an English novelist and poet. Dated from the British Library.

Condition

In the original blue cloth binding. Externally, smart with light rubbing and bumping to the extremities. Minor fading to the spine with the odd small mark to the boards. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very bright and clean with the odd small spot or handling mark. Light age toning to the endpapers. A small crease to the frontispiece of volume one and two.

Very Good

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