A Tour Through The Whole Island Of Great Britain. 3 Volumes in a Pictorial Slipcase

By: DEFOE Daniel

Price: £35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket


1st Folio Society Edition 1983 - Three separate volumes in one slipcase. The slipcase has attractive sepia pictorial paper covered sides and back, with the top and bottom of the slipcase in plain burgundy. Some very slight rubbing to the tops of some corners, and a small abrasion to the paper covering at the foot of the rear of the s/c spine, from storage only, but overall FINE. The 3 books are uniformly bound, all in the publisher's original chocolate brown cloth, with all spines titled and decorated in gilt, in gilt decorative panels. The upper covers are panelled in gilt, blocked with a design based on a binding of 1721 by Christopher Chapman. Clean white page fore-edges. Internally NO INSCRIPTIONS OR MARKS. Map endpapers. Vol 1 = (x) + 277pp; Vol 2 = (x) + 276pp & Vol 3 = (x) + 319pp. Introduction by Pat Rogers. Black and white frontispieces and many other illustrations throughout. First published in this edition by J. M. Dent & Sons Limited in 1928. The Tour Through Scotland was added in 1962 and is present in this edition. The text is edited by G. D. H. Cole and is reprinted here from the 1974 edition with permission of J. M. Dent & Sons Limited. A FINE SET, bindings tight, covers and contents fresh, crisp and clean, with no inscriptions or markings. Looks Unread. This set is overweight and will require extra postage for International buyers ONLY, depending on your location. See Images. ; Large 4to 10" - 11" tall

Title: A Tour Through The Whole Island Of Great Britain. 3 Volumes in a Pictorial Slipcase

Author Name: DEFOE Daniel

Categories: Folio Society,

Edition: 1st Thus (Folio Society Edition); First Printing

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1983

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 119988

Keywords: English History ; Folio Society 3 Volume Editon A Tour Through The Whole Island Of Great Britain In 3 Volumes. By Daniel Defoe British Topography Set; 3 FINE Volumes In A Pictorial Slipcase.