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15294/1 - The Riviera - Painted and described by William Scott
15294/1 - The Riviera - Painted and described by William Scott
14712 - Cambridge - Painted by W.Matthison, Tect by M.A.R.Tuker
14712 - Cambridge - Painted by W.Matthison, Tect by M.A.R.Tuker
15155 - Oxford - Painted by John Fulleylove, described by Edward Thomas
15155 - Oxford - Painted by John Fulleylove, described by Edward Thomas
13928 - Egyptian Birds - painted and described by Charles Whymper
13928 - Egyptian Birds - painted and described by Charles Whymper
13931 - The Scenery of London, painted by Herbert Marshall, Text by G.E.Mitton
13931 - The Scenery of London, painted by Herbert Marshall, Text by G.E.Mitton
13929 - London, Vanished and Vanishing - Painted and described by Philip Norman
13929 - London, Vanished and Vanishing - Painted and described by Philip Norman
13810 - The Clyde - Painted by Mary Y. and J. Young Hunter, Text by Neil Munro
13810 - The Clyde - Painted by Mary Y. and J. Young Hunter, Text by Neil Munro
15172 - Italy - Painted by Alberto Pisa and others, described by Frank Fox
15172 - Italy - Painted by Alberto Pisa and others, described by Frank Fox
15156 - London, Vanished & Vanishing - Painted & Described by Philip Norman
15156 - London, Vanished & Vanishing - Painted & Described by Philip Norman
15063 - Egyptian Birds - Painted and described by Charles Whymper
15063 - Egyptian Birds - Painted and described by Charles Whymper
15300 - World's Children - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, text by Dorothy Menpes
15300 - World's Children - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, text by Dorothy Menpes
13729 - The Royal Navy - Painted by Norman Wilkinson, Text by H.L.Swinburne
13729 - The Royal Navy - Painted by Norman Wilkinson, Text by H.L.Swinburne
13371 - Wessex - Painted by Walter Tyndale, Text by Clive Holland
13371 - Wessex - Painted by Walter Tyndale, Text by Clive Holland
13732/1 - Kent - Painted by W.Biscombe Gardner, Text by W.Teignmouth Shore
13732/1 - Kent - Painted by W.Biscombe Gardner, Text by W.Teignmouth Shore
13699 - World Pictures - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, Text by Dorothy Menpes
13699 - World Pictures - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, Text by Dorothy Menpes
13376 - Birket Foster - Text by H.M.Cundall
13376 - Birket Foster - Text by H.M.Cundall
13700 - The Thames - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, Text by G.E.Mitton
13700 - The Thames - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, Text by G.E.Mitton
13511 - The Savage South Seas - Painted by Norman H.Hardy, Text by E.Way Elkington
13511 - The Savage South Seas - Painted by Norman H.Hardy, Text by E.Way Elkington
13509 - The Clyde - Painted by Mary Y. & J.Young Hunter, Text by Neil Munro
13509 - The Clyde - Painted by Mary Y. & J.Young Hunter, Text by Neil Munro
13508 - The English Lakes - Painted by A.Heaton-Cooper, text by W.T.Palmer
13508 - The English Lakes - Painted by A.Heaton-Cooper, text by W.T.Palmer
13298 - War Impressions - being a record in colour by Mortimer Menpes, Text by Dorothy Menpes.
13298 - War Impressions - being a record in colour by Mortimer Menpes, Text by Dorothy Menpes.
12879 - Surrey - Text by A.R.Hope Moncrieff, Painted by Sutton Palmer
12879 - Surrey - Text by A.R.Hope Moncrieff, Painted by Sutton Palmer
17101 - The Armies of India - Text by Major G.F.MacMunn, Painted by Major A.C.Lovett
17101 - The Armies of India - Text by Major G.F.MacMunn, Painted by Major A.C.Lovett
12758 - Buckinghamshire and Berkshire - Text by G.E.Mitton, Painted by Sutton Palmer
12758 - Buckinghamshire and Berkshire - Text by G.E.Mitton, Painted by Sutton Palmer
12820 - Venice - Text by Dorothy Menpes, Painted by Mortimer Menpes
12820 - Venice - Text by Dorothy Menpes, Painted by Mortimer Menpes
12899 - The Channel Islands - Text by Edith F.Carey, Painted by H.B.Wimbush
12899 - The Channel Islands - Text by Edith F.Carey, Painted by H.B.Wimbush
17223 - Constantinople - Painted by Warwick Goble, described by Alexander van Millingen
17223 - Constantinople - Painted by Warwick Goble, described by Alexander van Millingen
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint 1915
228x160mm
ix, 282pp, index, folding map
63 full page illustrations with captions to tissues




Price: 170.00 / $255.00


17222 - Naples - Painted by Augustine Fitzgerald described by Sybil Fitzgerald
17222 - Naples - Painted by Augustine Fitzgerald described by Sybil Fitzgerald
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1904
228x160mm
xii, 235pp gilt top edge
80 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 130.00 / $195.00


17220 - Insect Life by C.A.Ealand
17220 - Insect Life by C.A.Ealand
Condition Very Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
First and only edition 1921
228x160mm
xii, 340pp, index
74 full page illustrations, 50 in colour from nature, and 24 from photographs taken by the author.




Price: 130.00 / $195.00


16629 - Sicily - Painted by Alberto Pisa, described by Spencer C.Musson
16629 - Sicily - Painted by Alberto Pisa, described by Spencer C.Musson
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First and only edition 1911
228x160mm
xii, 312pp gilt top edge, index, folding map.
48 full page illustrations in colour tipped on grey mounts and captioned to tissues.




Price: 110.00 / $165.00


16571 - Canada - Painted by T.Mower Martin and described by Wilfred Campbell
16571 - Canada - Painted by T.Mower Martin and described by Wilfred Campbell
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1907, 228x160mm
xviii, 272pp gilt top edge, index, folding map
77 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 75.00 / $112.50


16567 - Yorkshire - Painted and described by Gordon Home
16567 - Yorkshire - Painted and described by Gordon Home
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Probably the 1913 reprint, 228x160mm
xi, 464pp, index, folding map
71 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 85.00 / $127.50


16566 - The Alps - Painted by A.D.McCormick, described by W. Martin Conway
16566 - The Alps - Painted by A.D.McCormick, described by W. Martin Conway
Condition Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1904, 228x160mm
x, 294pp gilt top edge.
70 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 110.00 / $165.00


16467 - England by Frank Fox (Paintings by various artists)
16467 - England by Frank Fox (Paintings by various artists)
Condition Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
Fist edition thus, 1919 but dated 1918
228x160mm
xiii, 206pp, index, map.
64 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 110.00 / $165.00


16568 - Sussex - Painted by Wilfrid Ball (text by Hilaire Belloc but not credited)
16568 - Sussex - Painted by Wilfrid Ball (text by Hilaire Belloc but not credited)
Condition Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint 1913, 228x160mm
ix, 197pp, index, folding map.
75 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues.




Price: 70.00 / $105.00


16572 - Rivers and Streams of England - Painted by Sutton Palmer, described by A.G.Bradley
16572 - Rivers and Streams of England - Painted by Sutton Palmer, described by A.G.Bradley
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition, 1909, 228x160mm
xiii, 278pp gilt top edge, index, folding map.
75 full page illustrations captioned to tissues.




Price: 120.00 / $180.00


16417 - George Morland - Text by Sir Walter Gilbey & E.D.Cuming
16417 - George Morland - Text by Sir Walter Gilbey & E.D.Cuming
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Probably the 1912 reprint
228x160mm
xix, 290pp gilt top edge, +2, index
50 full page illustrations in colour by George Morland captioned to tissues


Price: 90.00 / $135.00


16415 - Bonnie Scotland - Painted by Sutton Palmer, described by A.R.Hope Moncrieff
16415 - Bonnie Scotland - Painted by Sutton Palmer, described by A.R.Hope Moncrieff
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint 1912, 228x160mm
xi, 255pp
75 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 80.00 / $120.00


16305 - Royal Palaces & Gardens - Painted by Mima Nixon, text by Dion Clayton Calthrop and others
16305 - Royal Palaces & Gardens - Painted by Mima Nixon, text by Dion Clayton Calthrop and others
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First and only edition 1916, 246x180mm
xii, 317pp
60 tipped in illustrations in colour




Price: 75.00 / $112.50


16388 - The Flowers and Gardens of Japan - Painted by Ella Du Cane described by Florence Du Cane
16388 - The Flowers and Gardens of Japan - Painted by Ella Du Cane described by Florence Du Cane
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint probably 1911
228x160mm
x, 249pp gilt top edge
50 full page illustrations in colour




Price: 75.00 / $112.50


16390 - War Sketches in Colour by Captain S.E.St.Leger
16390 - War Sketches in Colour by Captain S.E.St.Leger
Condition Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1903, 228x160mm
xiii, 274pp gilt top edge
50 full page illustrations in colour and 15 in black and whire with captions to tissues. 100 line sketches in within text.




Price: 110.00 / $165.00


15291 - Belgium - Painted by A.Forestier, text by G.W.T.Omond
15291 - Belgium - Painted by A.Forestier, text by G.W.T.Omond
Condition Very Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint, 228x160mm
ix, 390pp, index, folding map
77 full page illustrations in colour captioned to tissues




Price: 65.00 / $97.50


15825 - Brittany - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, text by Dorothy Menpes
15825 - Brittany - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, text by Dorothy Menpes
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint 1912, 228x160mm
ix, 254pp, gilt top edge.
75 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 90.00 / $135.00


16098 - The Banks of the Nile - Painted by Ella Du Cane, described by John A.Todd
16098 - The Banks of the Nile - Painted by Ella Du Cane, described by John A.Todd
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1913, 228x160mm
xv, 282pp, index, two folding maps
60 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues.




Price: 120.00 / $180.00


16382 - Beautiful Wales - Painted by Robert Fowler, described by Edward Thomas
16382 - Beautiful Wales - Painted by Robert Fowler, described by Edward Thomas
Condition Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1905, 228x160mm
xi, 213pp, gilt top edge
74 full page colour illustrations with captions to tissues




Price: 110.00 / $165.00


16379 - France - by Gordon Home, painted by Mortimer Menpes and others
16379 - France - by Gordon Home, painted by Mortimer Menpes and others
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition thus 1918, 228x160mm
ix, 219pp, index, map
64 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues.




Price: 140.00 / $210.00


16099 - Hampshire - Painted by Wilfid Ball, described by Rev. Telford Varley
16099 - Hampshire - Painted by Wilfid Ball, described by Rev. Telford Varley
Condition Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1909, 228x160mm
xi, 316pp, gilt top edge, index, folding map.
75 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues.




Price: 90.00 / $135.00


15824 - English Costume, Painted and described by Dion Clayton Calthrop
15824 - English Costume, Painted and described by Dion Clayton Calthrop
Condition Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint 1923, 228x160mm
xvi, 463pp
61 illustrations in colour




Price: 50.00 / $75.00


16330 - New Zealand - Painted by F.&W.Wright, described by W.P.Reeves
16330 - New Zealand - Painted by F.&W.Wright, described by W.P.Reeves
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1908, 228x160mm
ix, 241pp, gilt top edge, index, folding map
75 full page illustrations in colour with captions to tissues




Price: 110.00 / $165.00


16380 - Durbar - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, text by Dorothy Menpes
16380 - Durbar - Painted by Mortimer Menpes, text by Dorothy Menpes
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First and only edition 1903, 228x160mm
xii, 210pp gilt top edge.
100 full page illustrations in colour captioned to tissues.




Price: 180.00 / $270.00


16100 - British Water-Colour Art as illustrated by drawings presented to King Edward VII by The Royal Society of Painters in Water-Colours - Marcus B.Huish
16100 - British Water-Colour Art as illustrated by drawings presented to King Edward VII by The Royal Society of Painters in Water-Colours - Marcus B.Huish
Condition Good +
20/- series published by A&C Black
First and only edition, 1904, 228x160mm
xv, 218pp, gilt top edge, index.
60 full page illustrations in colour, one in black and white from a photograph and a folding facsimile of the presentation address.




Price: 100.00 / $150.00


13733/2 - Happy England - Painted by Helen Allingham with Memoir and Descriptions by Marcus Huish
13733/2 - Happy England - Painted by Helen Allingham with Memoir and Descriptions by Marcus Huish
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1903, 228x160mm
xi, 204pp, gilt top edge.
80 full page illustrations in colour, captioned on tissues




Price: 160.00 / $240.00


15949 - The Italian Lakes painted by Ella Du Cane described by Richard Bagot
15949 - The Italian Lakes painted by Ella Du Cane described by Richard Bagot
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint 1912 or later. 228x160mm
xi, 201pp, index
68 full page illustrations in colour




Price: 90.00 / $135.00


15946 - The West Indies painted by A.S.Forrest described by John Henderson
15946 - The West Indies painted by A.S.Forrest described by John Henderson
Condition Good Plus
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1905, 228x160mm
x, 272pp gilt top edge, index
74 full page illustrations in colour




Price: 160.00 / $240.00


15751 - John Pettie by Martin Hardie
15751 - John Pettie by Martin Hardie
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First and only edition 1908, 228x160mm
xxiv, 278pp gilt top edge, index
50 full page illustrations in colour by Pettie captioned to tissues plus 8 small illustrations in black and white.




Price: 90.00 / $135.00


15748 - Warwickshire painted by Fred Whitehead described by Clive Holland
15748 - Warwickshire painted by Fred Whitehead described by Clive Holland
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
Reprint 1912, 228x160mm
xi, 372pp gilt top edge, index, map
75 full page illustrations in colour




Price: 90.00 / $135.00


15785 - The Thames painted by Mortimer Menpes, described by G.E.Mitton
15785 - The Thames painted by Mortimer Menpes, described by G.E.Mitton
Condition Very Good Plus
Dustjacket, Fair
20/- series published byu A&C Black
First edition, July 1906, 228x160mm
xii, 248pp gilt top edge, index, folding map.
55 full page colour paintings, 20 chapter headings in colour




Price: 200.00 / $300.00


15158 - Florence & some Tuscan Cities - Painted by Colonel R.C.Gogg, described by Mrs Goff
15158 - Florence & some Tuscan Cities - Painted by Colonel R.C.Gogg, described by Mrs Goff
Condition Very Good
20/- series published by A&C Black
First edition 1905, 228x160mm
xii, 262pp gilt top edge, index
75 full page illustrations in colour, captioned on tissues




Price: 95.00 / $142.50


15788 - London to the Nore painted and described by W.L. and Mrs Wyllie
15788 - London to the Nore painted and described by W.L. and Mrs Wyllie
Condition Very Good
First edition 1905
228x160mm
ix,260pp gilt top edge, index
60 full page illustrations in colour




Price: 260.00 / $390.00


15742- The Lake of Geneva - painted by J.Hardwicke Lewis & May Hardwicke Lewis, described by Francis Gribble
15742- The Lake of Geneva - painted by J.Hardwicke Lewis & May Hardwicke Lewis, described by Francis Gribble
The rarest of the rare
1909 - 1000 copies only
Condition Very Good Plus
228x160mm
x, 360pp gilt top edge, index, folding map.
60 full page colour illustrations




Price: 525.00 / $787.50