Black's Picturesque Tourist and Road-Book of England and Wales
(England and Wales) Black, Adam and Charles
Price: 150.00 USD
Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1845. Later issue of the 1843 first edition, the second edition appearingin 1851. Frontispiece and 6 (2 tinted) plates after Montague Stanley, Richardson and G. F. Sergent, 10 (6 folding) maps (some offsetting and light browning) large folding map of North Wales (ca. 15 1/2 x 13 inches) among text and that of England and Wales (14 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches) tipped onto lower free endpaper instead of in pocket (tears or holes along folds, some offsetting). Pp. xvi, 429. 1 vols. 8vo. Later issue of the 1843 first edition, the second edition appear. Original brown cloth, stamped in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Upper cover and first several leaves detached, lower joint restored, head and tail of spine chipped, some light browning; internally Very Good.