Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Accept

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty
  • Free Uk delivery on all gifts
    Or you can add a donation at checkout
  • Personalise your gift at checkout
    Add a personal message, ecard or card front
  • Add a 'Little Extra' at checkout
    Add-on gifts available (including chocolate!)

30% off coats

Women Men Kids

Free returns

-

£3.95 delivery per order

-

All profits fight poverty

Keep up with Oxfam's Online Shop

Subscribe to our newsletter for all our latest updates, offers and promotions.

© 2015. Oxfam is a registered charity in England and Wales (no 202918) and Scotland (SC039042). Oxfam GB is a member of Oxfam International.

Flower of Cities: A Book of London

£24.99 Out Of Stock

Product description

Flower of Cities: A Book of London - Max Parrish (ed).
Studies and Sketches by Twenty-Two Authors; illustrated with original drawings, twenty-four plates in monochrome, twelve plates in colour and two maps in colour.

London: Max Parrish & Co Limited. first edition 1949. pp 324

Dust jacket in yellow and black with titles to front; principal authors and artists listed on spine. Jacket is foxed and rather faded; corners generally good. Two holes to the spine. Not price clipped.
Bright lime green boards with two dents to the spine (corresponding with the aforementioned holes) . End paper maps of the region: quite unusual printing style. All pages tanned. Block edges foxed.

An anthology of entertaining and informative writings by the likes of John Betjeman and John Minton. All illustrated by a variety of artists sketches including Ronald Searle and David Knight.

Item details

Author(s):
Max Parrish (ed)
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
324
Title:
Flower of Cities: A Book of London

Sold Out

We're sorry to say this item has now sold out.

There are over 100,000 more items in stock. Start browsing with our suggestions below.

About this item

Flower of Cities: A Book of London - Max Parrish (ed).
Studies and Sketches by Twenty-Two Authors; illustrated with original drawings, twenty-four plates in monochrome, twelve plates in colour and two maps in colour.

London: Max Parrish & Co Limited. first edition 1949. pp 324

Dust jacket in yellow and black with titles to front; principal authors and artists listed on spine. Jacket is foxed and rather faded; corners generally good. Two holes to the spine. Not price clipped.
Bright lime green boards with two dents to the spine (corresponding with the aforementioned holes) . End paper maps of the region: quite unusual printing style. All pages tanned. Block edges foxed.

An anthology of entertaining and informative writings by the likes of John Betjeman and John Minton. All illustrated by a variety of artists sketches including Ronald Searle and David Knight.

Author(s):
Max Parrish (ed)
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
324
Title:
Flower of Cities: A Book of London

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free, no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 28 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 28 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £6.50

Outside Europe: £11.50

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Market Harborough

Oxfam is the UK's largest second hand bookseller. Oxfam bookshops offer a wider selection of books than most shops, from modern fiction and leisure interest to more specialist subjects, classics, and rare or collectable books. We also stock an attractive range of greetings cards and a good selection of stationery. Come and browse!

Could you help us by collecting donations from donors homes? Our shop receives many offers of generous donations that we have to turn down as we do not have volunteers able to collect. We would ask you to collect in your own car, at your convenience and reimburse your petrol costs. It might be a couple of times a month and would make a really big difference to our ability to make money.

View Shop