By David S Young
London   Robert Hale
8.5" by 5.5" 260pp
A finely bound copy of David S Young's historical study of Bournemouth.
By David S Young

1957 The Story of Bournemouth

London   Robert Hale
8.5" by 5.5" 260pp
A finely bound copy of David S Young's historical study of Bournemouth.
£85.00
: 1kgs / : 731L2

What Our Customers Say...

Description

Fine Binding, Illustrated

The first and only edition of this work.

Rebound, in a modern half morocco binding, with paper covered boards. 

With forty-three plates total. 

Loosely inserted are several postcards of Bournemouth, addressed to one 'Miss Munchie'.

Prior owner's bookplate to the front pastedown, John Gadd.

Bound by Atkinson, Bookbinder Salisbury. Their binder's label to the rear pastedown. 

With chapters on the history of Bournemouth, important figures in the borough, its association with literature and many more aspects of this beloved seaside town.

Condition

In a half morocco binding, with paper covered boards. Externally, excellent with minor shelfwear. Bookplate to the front pastedown, John Gadd. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright. Scattered spotting to the fore-edge and occasional light spots to pages.

Near Fine

Delivery & payment

We send all of our books via courier which is a fully tracked and insured service. In our experience we find this to be the most reliable and quickest form of delivery. Our primary courier is DHL, but we are able to accommodate special requests if required, including postal delivery for items under 2kg. See More Details