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The Illustrated Road Book of England & Wales

£14.99 Out Of Stock

Product description

"... with gazetteer, itineraries, maps and town plans."

Substantial maroon buckram boards with the AA logo and title on the front and spine in gilt, the rear board is plain. Some scuffing and marks on the boards, but being of tough material there is little damage, the corners are deliberately curved (as are the pages) and therefore in good condition. The pastedowns are torn exposing the hinges, which are loose, but the boards are still connected to the binding. The main binding appears to be in good condition.

A previous owner has made some notes on the front pastedown, otherwise there are no inscriptions. The text is clean and bright giving the impression that the book has been well looked after and/or little used. There is a plastic ruler for reading distances off the maps, it is used as a place marker, connected to the binding by a piece of decorative black cord.

Item details

Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
253 x 190 x 46 mm approx.
Edition:
1958 Second Post-War Edition (Illustrated)
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
480
Publisher:
Automobile Association

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"... with gazetteer, itineraries, maps and town plans."

Substantial maroon buckram boards with the AA logo and title on the front and spine in gilt, the rear board is plain. Some scuffing and marks on the boards, but being of tough material there is little damage, the corners are deliberately curved (as are the pages) and therefore in good condition. The pastedowns are torn exposing the hinges, which are loose, but the boards are still connected to the binding. The main binding appears to be in good condition.

A previous owner has made some notes on the front pastedown, otherwise there are no inscriptions. The text is clean and bright giving the impression that the book has been well looked after and/or little used. There is a plastic ruler for reading distances off the maps, it is used as a place marker, connected to the binding by a piece of decorative black cord.

Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
253 x 190 x 46 mm approx.
Edition:
1958 Second Post-War Edition (Illustrated)
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
480
Publisher:
Automobile Association

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