Hardcover, 8vo., dark teal cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, some wear to spine ends, rough-cut page edges, tipped in plate colour frontis, fifteen colour tipped in colour illus.145pp. + 10pp. adv. The small colour illustrations taken from oil paintings by John Muirhead are placed on heavy brown pages. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : The River of London
Éditeur : London, T. N. Foulis, 1912. 1st Edition.
Description du livre T.N.Foulis. 1912 1st edition., 1912. Size 5.0 x 7.75 inches. Re-bound in maroon half calf leather binding with gilt to spine. Raised bands. Maroon hard card boards. maroon endpapers. 144pp. With 16 colour plates mounted on grey card, with tissue guards. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Handling marks to boards. Mild foxing to edges. The author describes the River Thames in London and the role it has played in warfare and trade throughout history. N° de réf. du libraire 73070