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A AND C BLACK COLOUR BOOK

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THE CLYDE RIVER AND FIRTH
Written by Neil Munro. Illustrated by Mary Y. Hunter; J. Young Hunter.
Stock no. 2127302
Published by A. & C. Black. 1907. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with seahorse, trident & agricultural motif in gilt. 67 colour plates plus sketchmap at rear of book. 206 pages. Spine is bumped and faded. Bumping and wear to corners Stamp and name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and page browning. All plates present.

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DEESIDE
Written by Robert Anderson. Illustrated by William Smith.
Stock no. 2127198
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1911. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine stag vignette to front cover. A & C Blacks 7/6 series. 20 colour plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine; some fraying to cloth. Split to rear side of spine. Some foxing and browning. A few margin marks. All plates present.

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EDINBURGH
Written by Rosaline Masson. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2127196
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1907. Almost very good condition.

21 full-page colour illustrations. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Reprint with slight alterations. Top edge gilt. A & C Black Colour Book. Spine is browned. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Chipping and some fraying along top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing throughout. All plates present.

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JAPAN
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2126192
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1905. Very good condition.

Blue decorative cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Top edge gilt. 100 colour plates. A. & C. Black Colour Book. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine is browned. A few other marks to covers. Some foxing.

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CHESTER
Written by Francis R.G. Duckworth. Illustrated by E. Harrison Compton.
Stock no. 2126191
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles and shield. 20 colour plates, plus fold-out plan to rear. A and C Black 7/6 series. Spine is browned. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers, including a fade/damp mark to bottom of rear cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. All plates present.

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BONNIE SCOTLAND
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2124218
Published by A. & C. Black. 1905. Very good condition.

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 scuffing to covers. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. All plates are present, foxing and some pulled hinges.

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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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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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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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