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A AND C BLACK COLOUR BOOK

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BONNIE SCOTLAND
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2123624
Published by A. & C. Black. 1912. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

An outline of Scotland's salient features with a glimpse at its history, national character and customs. 75 colour plates. Blue decorated cloth. 254 pages. 9 x 6". An A. & C. Black Colour Book. Some wear to cover corners. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. A little foxing; some margin marks. A couple of tissue guards have become loose, but still inserted. Wrapper is very creased and damaged; has been repaired to verso with brown tape; still some pieces of loss.

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NORTHERN SPAIN
Written by Edgar T.A. Wigram. Illustrated by Edgar T.A. Wigram.
Stock no. 2121430
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1906. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Yellow ochre cloth with attractive shell pattern. Gilt titles to front cover and spine. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Top edge gilt. Folding map. 2100 copies printed. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front joint is cracked and showing some weakness. Foxing to outer page edges and a few page margins. Contents are very good indeed!

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KATE GREENAWAY
Written by M.H. Spielmann; G.S. Layard. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2119424
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1905. Almost very good condition.

The definitive Kate Greenaway biography. 53 colour plates (including 'wallpaper' endpapers), 34 b/w illustrations plus 56 thumb-nail and other sketches. Dark blue decorated cloth. Pictorial endpapers. 301pp includes index. 9 x 6.5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine is browned, with uneven browning to rest of cover edges. Joints are cracked and starting to weaken. All plates and illustrations are present. Some hinges are a little pulled.

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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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VENICE
Written by Lonsdale Ragg; Laura M. Ragg. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 1810067
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1916. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and yellow to front cover. 75 colour plates. A and C Black 20 Shilling series. Edges rubbed, corners worn. 3" split to rear edge of spine. Foxing throughout. All plates present. Some hinges slightly pulled.

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ENGLISH COSTUME
Written by Dion Clayton Calthrop. Illustrated by Dion Clayton Calthrop.
Stock no. 1603972
Published by A. & C. Black. 1941. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

A and C Black Colour Book. Colour plates. B/w illustrations. 463 pages. The history and development of Costume in England. Spine, corners and edges bumped. Spine and edges of boards faded. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is edge torn and chipped with significant loss to spine.

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WILLIAM CALLOW R.W.S., F.R.G.S.
Written by William Callow; H.M. Cundall.
Stock no. 2107948
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

An Autobiography. Green cloth with gilt titles and red/brown decorations. Edited by Cundall. A. & C. Black 7/6 series. Some bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper is MISSING. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some foxing and browning. All plates present.

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HAPPY ENGLAND
Written by Marcus B. Huish. Illustrated by Helen Allingham.
Stock no. 2107921
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1909. Very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth. 80 colour plates and 1 black and white portrait of author. A. & C. Black Colour Book series. Reissue in large size. Bumping to corners. Spine is faded/browned, with small split to top. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Front joint is a bit cracked. Foxing to outer page edges. Some page browning.

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BRITISH FLORAL DECORATION
Written by R.F. Felton.
Stock no. 1203241
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Blue pictorial cloth. 3000 copies printed. A and C Black 7s 6d Series. 26 tissue-guarded colour plates. Joints cracked. Front endpaper detached. Spine browned with a couple of nicks to top. All plates present.

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CORNWALL
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by G.F. Nicholls.
Stock no. 1201943
Published by A. & C. Black. 1915. Very good condition.

Blue-grey cloth. Gilt title to spine. 20 colour plates. A & C Black Colour Book 7s 6d series. Book: all plates present. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Corners bumped and rubbed. Spine slightly browned.

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MIDDLESEX
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 807364
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. 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. 3000 copies printed. A & C Black Colour 7s 6d Series. Book: all plates present. Spine a little dulled. Corners lightly rubbed.

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OXFORD
Written by Edward Thomas. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 806637
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1903. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt design and titles on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 3200 copies. A. & C. Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. 60 tissue-guarded colour plates. Book: all plates present. Corners bumped and rubbed. Joints starting to crack. A few scattered foxspots to contents. Dated 1903 but advert for Cambridge at rear suggests 1907.

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