By Walter Besant
London   Chatto & Windus
9" by 6" [5], viii-xvi, 343, 32; [5], vi-xii, 332pp
Walter Besant's topographical works on London, illustrated throughout with many in-text engravings.
By Walter Besant

1894-1912 London South London

London   Chatto & Windus
9" by 6" [5], viii-xvi, 343, 32; [5], vi-xii, 332pp
Walter Besant's topographical works on London, illustrated throughout with many in-text engravings.
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Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding

Two topographical works by Walter Besant on London.

'London', published in 1894. Illustrated with a frontispiece, vignette title page, and many in-text illustrations. Two pages of publisher's adverts to the front, and thirty-two pages of publisher's adverts to the rear.

'South London', published in 1912. Illustrated with a frontispiece, vignette title page, and many in-text illustrations. One page of publisher's adverts to the front.

Written by Walter Besant, a novelist and historian, known for his prolific output of works.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. Minor bumping to the head and tail of the spines and to the extremities. Light patches of rubbing to the boards and spines. Hinges of 'South London' are starting but firm. Front hinge of 'London' is starting but firm. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are lightly age-toned and clean with just a few light spots.

Very Good

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