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SURREY
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137601
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1906. Good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. A focus on the special charm of Surrey. Blue cloth with bramble design. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 colour plates captioned on tissue guard. Folding map. Damage to top of spine; small vertical split and then longer horizontal split across top of spine. Front endpaper is MISSING. Joints are cracked and weak. Marks down margin/joint to page 169 and plate, which is pulled. Some other joints are pulled. A reading copy.

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ISLE OF WIGHT
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by A. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 2137597
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 24 colour plates and map to end of book. A and C Black Colour Book in the 7/6 Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening to spine; a few small nicks Some large foxspots. Browning to plate margins.

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KEW GARDENS
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by T. Mower Martin.
Stock no. 2137591
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title and decorations to spine. Dark and yellow title and decorations to front cover (variant binding). In the A and C Black 6 Shillings series. 24 colour plates. Bumping and wear to covers. Some uneven fading/mottling. Foxing. A few plates have a pink stain to them.

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THE PEAK COUNTRY
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by W. Biscombe Gardner.
Stock no. 2137539
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Brown decorative cloth. Variant binding. Gilt title to spine, black title to front cover. Top edge gilt. 24 colour plates. The 6 Shilling series A & C Black Colour Book. 182 pages plus 2 page original booklist. Spine is browned. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Plate opposite page 88 reattached.

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DERBYSHIRE
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by W. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 2137425
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. 32 colour plates. Popular series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS OF SCOTLAND
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by W. Smith.
Stock no. 2137421
Published by A. & C. Black. 1907. Good condition.

A and C Colour Book in the 10 Shillings Series. 40 colour plates plus folding map. Purple decorative cloth. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 4 page booklist to rear. Large splits to top and tail of spine one on either side. Some chipping to and fraying of cloth on spine, which is also browned. Corners are bumped. Mark to margin of plate page 66; guard partially detached page 226. Map is creased. Some foxing and marks.

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LONDON
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by J.H. Hartley; John Fulleylove; et al..
Stock no. 2137366
Published by A. & C. Black. 2nd 1916. Fair condition.

Red cloth with heraldic design in yellow to front cover and spine. 60 tissue-guarded colour plates. 3000 copies printed. Text first published in the "Fascination of Europe" series. A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling series. Covers are heavily worn and faded/stained. Spine badly split to both sides, with fraying to cloth. Joints are cracked, which is starting to make the binding weak. Contents are generally very good. A reading copy.

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LONDON
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by J.H. Hartley; John Fulleylove; et al..
Stock no. 2137270
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1910. Good condition.

A & C Black 7/ 6 Series. 32 colour plates. Red cloth, gilt titles, coat of arms and decorations to spine and front cover. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some stains and marks to covers. Joints are cracked. Small area of surface paper damage to front endpaper. Light stains to lower margins of last 200 pages and plates. 1 plate is MISSING (opposite page 137). Foxing and browning.

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LONDON
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff; G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Gordon Home; John Fulleylove; J.H. Hartley; et al..
Stock no. 2137235
Published by A. & C. Black. 1929. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. 32 colour plates. A & C Black Colour Book Popular series. Revised by Mitton. Spine is browned. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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MIDDLESEX
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137118
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1907. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and sabre vignette to front cover and spine. 20 tissue-guarded colour plates. Top edge gilt. Folding map to rear. A & C Black Colour 7s 6d Series. Black's Beautiful Books Booklist to rear (4 sides). Possible first variant or early reprint, but has booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Browning to spine. Some foxing and browning. Plate opposite page 28 is slightly ragged. Grubby margin marks. Margin marks plate opposite page 94. Some hinges are cracked.

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ESSEX
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by L. Burleigh Bruhl.
Stock no. 2137020
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st thus 1926. Very good condition.

Blue cloth. 32 colour plates. Popular Series. Revised. Spine is browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few light marks to covers. Page 245 top margin is creased. Browning.

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THE HEART OF SCOTLAND
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137004
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1909. Good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles; colour decorations. 24 colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. An A. & C. Black Colour Book. Ex-lib. with some normal markings. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; chipping and couple of splits to top of spine. Some scuffing to covers. Frontis doesn't appear to have it's tissue-guard. Bookplates to front and rear pastedowns. Joints are a bit cracked. Front endpaper is chipped with a couple of pieces of loss. Library ink stamps to pasetdowns and blind embossed library stamps to prelim pages and corners of all plates. A reading copy.

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