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4to., First Edition, with coloured frontispiece (original tissue guard present), fine photographic plates lightly toned in sepia, numerous illustrations in the text, decorative endpapers and large folding map in pocket at end; original maroon boards, upper board lettered in gilt, black cloth back lettered in gilt, joints lightly rubbed else a very good, bright, clean copy. Bright copy of the first impression of the third of GWR's three great themed travel guides of the mid-1920s (the others being James's Abbeys and Beer's Cathedrals). Although greatly popular and many times reissued, copies of the original editions in this condition are actually quite elusive. See Burdett Wilson, pp. 91-3. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Castles. BRIGHT, CLEAN COPY OF THE ORIGINAL ...
Editorial: Great Western Railway,
Año de publicación: 1926
Descripción Society of Antiquaries, 1943. 4to., First Edition, with very numerous plates, maps, plans and diagrams (a number folding); brown buckram, gilt back, hinges starting (but binding entirely sound), a very good, bright, clean copy. Sold from an institution with mild markings. Nº de ref. de la librería 32155