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Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes

By Gordon Home

1907

Adam and Charles Black : London

9" by 6"

x, 148pp [1]

 

 

 

DETAILS

A attractive bound copy of 'Yorkshire Coast and Moorland Scenes', written and illustrated by the noted book illustrator and art editor for A and C Black publishers, Gordon Home.

Second edition. Painted and described by the English landscape artist, illustrator and author, Gordon Home. Often exhibited at the Royal Academy, Home was also known to have written and illustrated many travel books, working particularly closely with the publishers Adam and Charles Black. This particular work depicts areas of coastling and moorland in the picturesque English county of Yorkshire. In a beautifully bound volume in a tree-calf binding with gilt detail to the spine and a crest to the front board of Bridlington Grammar School. Illustrated throughout with 31 plates, and a folding plate to the rear of the volume. Each of the plates have their original tissue guards. Collated complete.

CONDITION

Rebound in a full tree calf binding, with gilt detailing to the spin and boards. Externally, generally smart. Lacking spine label. Patches of rubbing to the head and tail of the spine, and to the raised bands and joints. Light bumping to the extremities of the front board. Small patch of rubbing to the rear endpaper, towards the fore edge. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally clean with odd intermittent spots.

Overall Condition: Very Good

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