THE SPIRIT OF THE DOWNS Impressions and Reminiscences of the Sussex Downs

By: ARTHUR BECKETT , Historian & Co-Founder South Downs Soc.

Price: £60.00

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Book Condition: Good


Publisher's Original Decorative cloth boards, 225 x 145 mm approx. xvi + 366 + 40pp publisher's catalogue for March 1909. Colour Frontis + 19 other full colour plates by Stanley Inchbold as called for. First Edition 1st printing of this collectible book on the Downs written by a prominent local historian and co founder of the South Downs Society. Good (Book- Covers colour rubbed with a little fraying of cloth to head and tail of spine and tiny nick to head probably from careless withdrawal from the shelf. Ink stamp of original bookseller to front free end paper. H & C Treacher Brighton. Ink insc. to half title. Light foxing to same.Some illustrations prominent to fore edge. A few signatures strained where glue has failed but mull and tapes holding and binding generally sound with no cracks to end papers. No other notable faults). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: THE SPIRIT OF THE DOWNS Impressions and Reminiscences of the Sussex Downs

Author Name: ARTHUR BECKETT , Historian & Co-Founder South Downs Soc.

Illustrator: STANLEY INCHBOLD

Categories: Topography, Social History, Country Matters,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN: 1909

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 123547

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