The Hills of Lakeland by W. Heaton Cooper (Frederick Warne, 1st edition 1938) Standard Edition

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The Hills of Lakeland | W. Heaton Cooper | Warne, 1st edition 1938

 

The Hills of Lakeland

W. Heaton Cooper
Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd., 1st edition 1938

Sixteen plates in colour and thirty-six plates in monochrome.

Hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. pp xviii, 126, plus b/w and colour plates. 9.75 x 7.5 inches approx. (245mm x 187mm)

The Hills of Lakeland | W. Heaton Cooper | Warne, 1st edition 1938The Hills of Lakeland | W. Heaton Cooper | Warne, 1st edition 1938

Dustwrapper rubbed and worn especially spine ends and corner tips, a few short edge tears; dusty amd marked in places, a few minor splash marks, some foxing/spotting; spine sunned and dulled. Spine and boards lightly rubbed to extremities; cloth clean and bright except for rusty spotting to top edge of boards, and some mottling to spine and front board – not dampstaining but more likely moisture/condensation forming under the dustwrapper and lifting the dye (with no staining to d/w). Offsetting to endpapers, owner inscription in ink to front free endpaper; occasional foxing throughout but generally pages clean; edges of page-block spotted, especially to top edge, with some encroachment into margins; musty.

Nonetheless, a particularly nice, attractive copy that presents well.

£45.00

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