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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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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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TYROL
Written by W.A. Baillie-Grohman. Illustrated by E. Harrison Compton.
Stock no. 2137589
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1911. Almost very good condition.

Grey/brown cloth with gilt title to spine; red titles with red/green decorations to front cover. Gilt and green decorations to spine. Top edge gilt. 24 colour plates. A & C Black 5 Shillings Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some red crayon annotations (e.g. page 115 and rear pastedown). Some pages have a bit ragged edges.

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GALLOWAY
Written by J.M. Sloan. Illustrated by James Faed.
Stock no. 2137585
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Dark decoration. 24 colour plates and one in b/w. A and C Black Colour Book in the 6 Shillings Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning with darkening marks to covers and spine. Small name in ink to front pastedown. Browning to plates at top gutter corner. Browning to contents. Some hinges are pulled.

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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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NORTH DEVON
Written by F.J. Snell. Illustrated by Henry B. Wimbush.
Stock no. 2137467
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1906. Almost very good condition.

Black's Smaller Series of Beautiful Books. 6 Shillings Series. Dark green cloth, gilt titles and decorations plus embossed blind decorations to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 26 colour plates. 186 pages plus 6 page original booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some fading/spotting to spine and cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Hinges are cracked page 127/8; loss to margin. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges, but present to some pages and margins.

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IRELAND
Written by Frank Mathew. Illustrated by Francis S. Walker.
Stock no. 2137239
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st thus 1907. Almost very good condition.

Green pictorial cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. 32 colour plates. Top edge gilt. A. & C. Black Colour Book, 6 Shillings Series. (Originally published in the 20 Shillings Series in 1905 with 79 illustrations). Reissue. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a few small nicks to cloth. Cup ring marks to front cover. Joints are a bit cracked and starting to become weak. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins.

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THE COTSWOLDS
Written by Francis R.G. Duckworth. Illustrated by G.F. Nichols.
Stock no. 2137007
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Fair condition.

Green cloth, red and gilt decorations to front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 24 colour plates. A & C Black Colour Book 6 shilling series. Top 2/3rds of spine is detached with loose piece loosely inserted to front of book; smaller split to rest of spine, which is also browned. Bumping to corners. Damp staining to rear cover. Large white label with inscription in ink to front endpaper, which covers a previous inscription in ink. Frontis has been reattached. Hinges are pulled. Some browning and light foxing. A reading copy.

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SOUTH DEVON
Written by Chas R. Rowe. Illustrated by C.E. Hannaford.
Stock no. 2136979
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and decorations. 24 colour plates. A & C Blacks 6 shilling series. Spine is faded. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some throughout. Plate pages 72, 104 and 120 have been reattached.

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LIVERPOOL
Written by Dixon Scott. Illustrated by J. Hamilton Hay.
Stock no. 2136978
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations to spine. Red decorations and titles to front cover. Top edge gilt. 25 colour plates. A & C Black Colour Book 6 shilling series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing throughout - heavy in places.

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