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THE A & C BLACK COLOUR BOOKS
Written by Colin Inman.
Stock no. 2137674
Published by Werner Shaw Ltd.. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The definitive bibliography of over 800 books in 50 different series. Also inlcuded is an alphabetical list of authors and artists. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0907961053. A few very light foxspots to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AND BERKSHIRE
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137603
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Green decorated cloth., gilt title to spine, dark title to front cover. 60 colour plates and folding sketch map. 20 shilling series A. & C. Black Colour Book in the 20 shillings series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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ITALY
Written by Frank Fox. Illustrated by Ella Du Cane; William Scott; et al..
Stock no. 2137602
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1918. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine; brown title to front cover. Brown and yellow decorations to spine and front cover. Reprint edition, with 64 illustrations (original published in 1913 with 32 illustrations). A and C Black Colour Book in the 20 Shillings Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some nicks, chips and splits to spine; some fraying to cloth. Heavy foxing to a few pages (e.g. 70/1). Some hinges are pulled.

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SURREY
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137601
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1906. Good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. A focus on the special charm of Surrey. Blue cloth with bramble design. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 colour plates captioned on tissue guard. Folding map. Damage to top of spine; small vertical split and then longer horizontal split across top of spine. Front endpaper is MISSING. Joints are cracked and weak. Marks down margin/joint to page 169 and plate, which is pulled. Some other joints are pulled. A reading copy.

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THE SALONIKA FRONT
Written by A.J. Mann. Illustrated by William T. Wood.
Stock no. 2137600
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1920. Good condition.

War Front Series. Blue embossed cloth. Gilt title to spine. 32 colour plates, 8 b/w plates + folding colour map. Spine is browned and bumped. Foxing and spotting to covers, which are also bumped along edges, with some other marks. Some foxing and browning. Contents are still generally very good.

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THE ROMAN SOLDIER
Written by Amedee Forestier; Ian A. Richmond. Illustrated by Amedee Forestier.
Stock no. 2137598
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with black titles and vignettes to spine and front cover. Some Illustrations Representative of Roman Military Life With Special Reference to Britain. 15 Colour plates. Others in photogravure. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven darkening and fading to cover edges and spine. Some grubby marks and wear to covers. A few hinges are pulled - especially page 33 and 113.. Some foxing/browning.

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ISLE OF WIGHT
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by A. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 2137597
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

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.

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FRANCE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137596
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1918. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine and black title to front cover. Reissued with 64 colour plates. Part of the A & C Black 20 Shilling Series. Spine is browned and gilt faded; tear to top of spine. Bumping to corners. NEW endpapers. Heavy foxing.

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NORMANDY
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Nico Jungman.
Stock no. 2137595
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1905. Very good condition.

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.

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THE CANARY ISLANDS
Written by Florence Du Cane. Illustrated by Ella Du Cane.
Stock no. 2137594
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

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.

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THE WORLD
Written by Ascott R. Hope.
Stock no. 2137592
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1915. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine, blind decorations to both spine and front cover. Peeps at Many Lands. 32 full page colour illustrations. New edition. Spine and covers are a bit browned with some grubby marks. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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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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