By Seashore, Wood and Moorland by Edward Step (Partridge, 3rd edition circa 1900)
By Seashore, Wood and Moorland
S. W. Partridge & Co., 3rd edition [No Date] circa 1900
Nicely illustrated and a lovely pictorial binding.
Hardback – publisher’s cloth binding, gilt titles and pictorial design to spine and front, the armorial bearings of Dumfries Academy to rear board. 320pp including b/w illustrations. 7.75 x 5.25 inches approx. (195mm x 135mm).
Binding lightly rubbed and worn to extremities. Offsetting to endpapers; front endpaper showing a little splitting to hinge but holding well; occasional foxing and dustiness but pages generally clean.
Overall, a particularly well preserved copy – quite lovely.