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Hardback, Tall 8vo. 9 x 6 inches. In dark green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Printed pictorial design to front. In good condition. Spine slightly chipped at ends. Covers slightly rubbed on edges. Slight split head of front hinge. Mild foxing to edges & inside. Fold map at rear slightly nicked lower edge. Else a generally clean and tight copy. 280pp. With colour plates with titled tissue guards. Folding map at rear. Beautifully illustrated book on ‘Wessex’. The term is used to describe the area of the West Country, primarily Dorset, covered by the novels of Thomas Hardy and many of the paintings reflect this. An interesting history of the area.
Title: Wessex. Painted by Walter Tyndale, Described by Charles Holland.
Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black, 1912 2nd edition.:
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Seller ID: 82200
Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY WALTER TYNDALE, CLIVE HOLLAND, Wessex, West Country, Dorset, Thomas Hardy, 1912, black, Henry Ling, Dorchester, Harriet T. Allmer, Painted Described,