The’ Borough’ Pocket Guide To Blackheath (kent).




Edward J. Burrow. 'Borough' Publishing Offices.




1909 [1971?]


Specially compiled by frederick bingham. containing a map of the district, 17 pictures, and descriptive letterpress. being no. 356 of the 'borough' pocket guides. issued under the auspices of the blackheath, lee, charlton and district traders' association.

Item Description

8vo. 4.75 x 8.25 inches. 60 pp. Tipped in errata slip in red. In red card wrapper, with black title and county arms and advertisements on inside and rear wrapper. Slight spotting of edges, but otherwise a very good copy. 1971 inscription on p.1. Illustrated by folding map of the district, by G. W. Bacon and Co. Ltd. and throughout in black and white, including numerous advertisements. Decorated by vignette of county arms on title page. This appears to be an undated facsimile reprint of the original 1909 Blackheath guide. The 1971 date of the inscription suggests that the facsimile may have appeared then.

[Stock No. 26703]

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