Pastoral On Paper..
Bound in original green cloth, gilt with bevelled boards, in pictorial dust wrapper which has spine edge chips and missing section at top of front edge. Top edges green. Extremities a little worn but otherwise a very good copy.
The Medway Corrugated Paper Company Limited.,
Photographs by john gay. map and drawings by leslie s. haywood.
Large 8vo. 7.5 x 9.5 inches.  pp. letterpress + 66 pp. plates with captions opposite except when double +  pp.
Illustrated by 33 pages of black and white photographic plates, including 3 double, by wood engraved vignette headpieces and by coloured map endpapers.
An illustrated industrial history of the paper mill at New Hythe on the Medway, then part of the Reed Paper Group and now Aylesford Newsprint. When he compiled it, H. E. Bates, the novelist and short story writer born in the Midlands, had already been resident in Kent for twenty-one years.
[Stock No. 23024]