Large thick 8vo. (10.25 x 6.75 inches). Volume I: pp.xxii, ,(ii), 410. Volume II: pp.xi, (ii), 394. Volume I: colour frontis, 14 plates, some in colour, some folding, hors texte. 24 maps in text, 4 maps, folding, hors texte. Volume II: colour frontis, 24 plates, some in colour, hors texte. 10 maps in text, 6 maps, folding, hors texte. Publisher's blue cloth gilt, with gilt and silver designed to upper covers. Printed dustwrappers, a little rubbed, marked, darkened to backstrip and edges, just-nicked to edges. Top margin of textblocks a trifle dusty. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. A Very Good set. Rare in dustwrappers. Heavy books, requiring eye-watering and prohibitive amounts of extra postage overseas. Courier in UK. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: The History of the Scots Guards. Complete in...
Casa editrice: Chatto & Windus
Data di pubblicazione: 1934
Condizione libro: Very good
Edizione: First edition..
Descrizione libro London; Chatto & Windus 1st edition, 1934. Two volumes, large 8vo, publisher's navy buckram over bevelled boards, the upper board with gilt, silver and green badge of the guards, the spines gilt lettered, top edge gilt the other edges untrimmed. VOLUME 1: coloured frontispiece, 14 plates (of which 2 are folding and 4 are coloured), 28 maps and plans (of which 4 are plates, 1 folding), xxii [ii], 410pp. VOLUME 2: coloured frontispiece, 24 plates (of which 9 are coloured), 16 maps and plans (of which 6 are folding and 3 are plates), xi [ii], 394pp. Spines slightly and uniformly faded, else a near fine set with a good number of gatherings unopened. Will want extra postage. NUMBER 21 of 60 signed sets. Codice libro della libreria 55500