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

By: LOCK, Major H.O.:

Price: £20.00

Quantity: 1 available


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. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper. (d/w Handling marks. Rubbed around edges with small pieces missing from ends of spine. Not price clipped. With protective plastic wrap). Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Author’s neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1925. Neat pencil inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight 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. Signed.

Author Name: LOCK, Major H.O.:

Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,

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

Seller ID: 84766

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,