Title The County Books. London, The Northern Reaches.
Publisher Robert Hale. London. 1951 1st edition.
Seller ID 60765
In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. With b/w photographic plates. Fold out map at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to front. . Price clipped). Slight browning to endpapers. Else a very clean and tight copy. One of a set of books describing the Counties of the British Isles as they existed before 1973. This volume covers London from Oxford Street, north to Hamstead, including; Camden Town, Kentish Town, Highgate, Belsize Park, Regentís Park, Holloway. The author describes the areas and notable buildings with short histories and mention of famous inhabitants.
BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY The County Books, ROBERT COLVILLE, London, The Northern Reaches, Oxford Street, Hamstead, Camden Town, Kentish Town, Highgate, Belsize Park, Regentís Park, Holloway, first edition dustwrapper Topography