Surrey, painted by Sutton Palmer, described by A R Hope Moncrieff
A R Hope Moncrieff
Published by A & C Black, London
Quantity Available: 1
About this Item: A & C Black, London, 1906. Hardcover. Condition: good. No Jacket. Palmer, Sutton (illustrator). 8vo (22 x 15.5 cms). xi, 252, , plates. Blue cloth; the upper board with gilt lettering within an ornate gilt, black and green framework; gilt lettering within a similar framework on the spine. Top edge gilt. Frontispiece in colour, with tissue guard. 74 other colour plates. Seven page publisher's catalogue, including the endpapers. 1906 first edition.
CONDITION: The upper board still bright, the spine rather faded; the corners bumped; the spine moderately crushed at crown and toe; the cloth wrinkled in several places, especially on the spine and lower board slight split at top of spine, Some of the leaves are creased, but otherwise undamaged. Occasional mild foxing; owner's signature on front free endpaper.