The Rivers And Streams Of England.
Adam and Charles Black.
FIRST EDITION. 4to. 6.75 x 9 inches. xiii + [i] + 287 pp. Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, with pictorial decorative blocks on front board and spine. Top edge gilt. Minor wear to extremities, spine faded, a little browning of fly leaves and occasional spotting elsewhere; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by 75 colour plates with captioned tissue guards and by folding map at end. Decorated by title page vignette. Copy of the attractive volume in the A. and C. Black colour series. The text is by Arthur Granville Bradley (1850-1943), historian and prolific topographical writer; the paintings by the landscape artist, Harold Sutton Palmer (1854-1933), who illustrated several books for the publisher. (Inman 23).
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