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PARIS
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137590
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Decorations to spine and front cover. 24 plates. A and C Black 6 Shillings Series. Top edge gilt.185 pages plus 6 page original booklist/advertisements. Spine is faded. Some marks and spotting to covers. Hinges are pulled. Foxing.

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THE DURBAR
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137561
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth with orange and blue decorations to spine and front cover. Gilt titles also to front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 100 colour plates. A. & C. Black Colour Book in the 20 Shillings Series. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Heavy foxing - plate guards are affected, but plates are bright.

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BRITTANY
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137520
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1912. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Mauve cloth with green decoration. Gilt title to spine. Grey/green title to front cover. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. 1" split to top of spine, which is very browned with wear. Rest of covers are unevenly faded with wear; bumping to corners. Foxing. Some guards are browned. Light browning to plate margins.

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WORLD'S CHILDREN
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137519
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1904. Almost very good condition.

Top edge gilt. A. &. C. Black Colour book. Blue and yellow decorated cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. 100 colour illustrations. 3200 copies. 20 shilling series. Spine and edges of front cover are very browned. Some chipping, with a little fraying to cloth at top corners of spine. Front joint is partially cracked. Hinge cracked at page 32 (and others). Light browning to plate margins. Foxing.

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WAR IMPRESSIONS
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137055
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1903. Good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. 216mm x 153mm. xiv, 254 pages. Folding chart. 99 tissue-guarded colour plates. 3000 copies printed. An A. & C. Black Colour Book. Damp staining to bottom corner of front cover. Split to top of spine at front; to about half way down the book. Marks to covers. Corners are bumped. Ink stamp to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and margins. Tear to fold-out page. A working copy ONLY!

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WORLD PICTURES
Written by Mortimer Menpes; Dorothy Menpes.
Stock no. 2136948
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Good condition.

A & C Black 20 Shilling Series. 9 x 6.5 ins. Red cloth with black and gold decorations to front board. 50 colour and 50 black and white plates. Joints are broken! 1" split to cloth at base of spine; some chipping and nicks with fraying to cloth on spine and corners. Heavy bump to bottom corner of rear cover. Remains of bookplate to front pastedown. Front endpaper is nearly detached, browned and torn. Page edges are browned. All plates present.

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WORLD'S CHILDREN
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 1314438
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1903. Very good condition.

Deluxe edition limited to 500 copies. White decorated cloth with gilt titles. 100 colour plates. 246 pages, top edge gilt others untrimmed. SIGNED by the artist. This is copy no. 322. Spine and corners bumped. White cloth is slightly grubby. Foxing throughout (affects tissue-guards but not actual plates).

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