Adam & Charles Black
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Beige cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Blue, black and brown decorations to spine and front cover. 20 colour plates. A and C Black Colour Book in the 7/6 Series. Spine is browned, with wear. Some grubby marks to covers. Frontis is detached, but loosely inserted. Foxing and browning to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.
A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Blue pictorial cloth showing image of lake and reflections, surrounded by vine and grapes design to front cover and spine. Gilt titles to front cover and spine. 68 tissue-guarded colour plates. 2 page original booklist, plus 4 page additional booklist (reprint). Wear to cover edges. Bumping to corners. Front endpaper has possibly been reinserted and glued. Rear joint is cracked and weakening; can see stitching. Page edge browning and some foxing.
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.
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.
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.
Dark green cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 32 colour plates plus line drawings. A and C Black Colour Book in the 7/6 series. Spine is bumped and browned. corners are also bumped. A few marks to covers. Front joint is a bit cracked and pulled. Page browning and foxing.
Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 20 colour plates. A and C Black Colour Book in the 7/6 Series. Spine is browned with chip/tear to top, some fraying to cloth and a bit of loss. Small white 'splash' mark to bottom of front cover. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Some page browning. Page 73 is grubby.
A & C Black 20 Shilling Series. Oriental blue/green pictorial cloth. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. 2000 copies printed. Belloc is the author but chose not to be credited. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine; which has possibly been repaired. Crease to bottom corner of front cover. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges and endpapers.