Thirty Views Of Folkestone..
Bound in original dark brown blind-stamped and gilt cloth. Some very slight foxing slightly affecting two plates, but a very good example.
A.A. Richards. West Cliff Library Sandgate Rd Folkestone. and London: Newman & Co. n.d. c.,
Oblong 8vo. 7 x 5 inches, vignette view book containing 30 steel engravings of Folkestone without text as issued.
The album is not dated but one of the plates is dated 1873. A good selection of views of two sizes, 28 small vignettes and 2 larger ones - The views are: 1. Folkestone from the Sea; 2. Folkestone Church; 3. Folkestone Looking West; 4. Folkestone Bathing Establishment; 5. Folkestone from the Pier Head; 6. Folkestone Lighthouse and Harbour; 7. Folkestone Looking East; 8. Pavilion Folkestone; 9. West Cliff Folkestone from the New Pier; 10. Wesleyan and Congregational Chapels, Folkestone; 11. The Lees Folkestone; 12. Folkestone and Harbour (from East Cliff); 13. Clifton Gardens, Folkestone. 14. Marine Parade, Folkestone, 15. West Cliff (The Leas), Folkestone; 16. Folkestone Viaduct; 17. Folkestone Harbour from East Cliff; 18. Folkestone Viaduct; 19. West Terrace and West Cliff Terrace, Folkestone; 20. Folkestone as seen through the Viaduct; 21. Folkestone (from the East Cliff ); 22. West Cliff (Albion Villas) Folkestone; 23. Folkestone from the West Cliff; 24. Folkestone from the East Cliff (version of Creed's view, larger size); 25. Pavilion Hotel (larger size); 26. General View of the Camp, Shorncliff; 27. The Camp Shorncliff from S. E.; 28. Sandgate and Shorncliff Camp; 29. Sandgate; 30. Sandgate from the Sea.
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