Dorset First edition. With thirty-two illustrations in colour by Walter Tyndale and A. Heaton Cooper.

By: Lock, Major H.O.:

Price: £10.00

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Hardback, 8 x 6 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and black on front. With blind embossed decoration to spine and front. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with acceptable dustwrapper (DW spine and edges heavily rubbed ,chips and small tears to corners and edges, some loss to top of spine. Not price clipped.) Some minor rubbing to ends of spine on cloth, small dark spot near bottom edge of front board. Endpapers partly darkened with bookseller label “HV Day” to front. Some light foxing to pages, thin faint stain to edges of plates, Else a clean and tight 1st ed. copy. 200pp. With 32 colour plates from watercolors by Walter Tyndale and A. Heaton Cooper. B&W map. Describes the scenery, history, folk and speech, literature and architecture. Chapters on main towns and areas, and coast. Subsequently this was considered the best edition of this title.

Title: Dorset First edition. With thirty-two illustrations in colour by Walter Tyndale and A. Heaton Cooper.

Author Name: Lock, Major H.O.:

Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,

Publisher: London, A & C Black Ltd., 1925 1st Edition:

Seller ID: 80947

Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY Dorset, history, people, speech, literature, architecture, towns, areas, purbeck, portland, Lock, Dorchester, weymouth, ACB, A & C Black Walter Tyndale, A. Heaton Cooper, 1st edition, 1925, dustwrapper,