Adam & Charles Black
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Cream cloth, blue decorations and titles to front cover and spine. 16 colour plates plus b/w decorations. Introduction and notes by Nicholson, lecturer in Persian at Cambridge University. Spine is very browned with some scuffing and bumping. Marks to covers. Small nick in cloth to back cover on spine. Joints and hinges are pulled - some chipping to paper. Foxing.
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.
A & C Black Colour Book 10 Shilling Series. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 40 tissue-guarded colour plates. 2000 copies printed. Spine is bumped and faded. Name in ink to verso of frontis. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks.
A. & C. Black colour book in 7/6 series. 20 colour plates. White cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Fold-out map to rear. 172 pages, plus 4 original pages to rear (adverts for other books). Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Some marks to covers. Browning to endpapers. Outer page edges are foxed, with some to pages internally. A couple of plates have margin marks.
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.
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.
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.
Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 16 colour plates. 4 page booklist to rear. Spine is bro2wned with small split to base. Damp staining to rear, going through to pages at rear. Foxing.
A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Blue decorated cloth, gilt title to spine and yellow front cover. 75 colour plates. Reprint edition. Spine is browned; some chipping and small splits to edges. Corners are bumped. Foxing and browning; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges.
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.
Green/blue cloth with gilt title to spine, small pictorial onlay to front cover, with blind borders. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Ex-lib. with many markings; to base of spine, front endpaper/pastedown; verso of title page. Blind stamps to plates. Page corner tips are worn - including plates. Page 67 - grubby mark. A reading copy.
Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Gilt vignettes to spine and front cover. Colour frontis plus 7 colour plates. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some splits and chips to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. Newspaper cuttings to prelims and rear pages of book. Crayon and pencil annotations/underlining/margins, where this book has been previously used. Foxing.