The Londoner’s England..

BOTT, ALAN..

Bound in original cloth with red titles in pictorial dust wrapper which has edge repairs. A little foxing of endpapers, but otherwise a very good copy.

£10.00

Publisher

Avalon Press and William Collins.,

Place

London

Date

1947

Synopsis

Contemporary water-colours and drawings of london and the home counties reproduced by colour and duochrome lithography and by half-tone: assembled and edited with descriptive text.

Item Description

FIRST EDITION. 4to. 9 x 11.25 inches. viii + 191 pp. Title page in red and black.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 89 lithographic plates, including 32 in colour. Decorated by publisher's device on title page.

Notes

A collection of lithographs, illustrating London scenes and views from Herts, Essex, Bucks, Middlesex, Surrey, Berks, Kent and Sussex. Alan John Bott (1893-1952), who wrote the text, was a journalist, who became an ace in the Royal Flying Corps and escaped from Turkish captivity in 1918. He wrote several books about flying and as a publisher founded Pan Books in 1944.

[Stock No. 24922]

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