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

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

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

Price: £60.00

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123547

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 ... View more info

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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY THE TEXT CAREFULLY REVISED, WITH NOTES AND A MEMOIR (THREE VOLS SET )

By: WILLIAM MICHAEL ROSSETTI

Price: £60.00

Publisher: LONDON, REEVES AND TURNER: 1890

Seller ID: 123544

Condition: Very Good


Blue Cloth Boards with gilt titles and decs to spine and gilt and blind blocked decoration to upper boards, 190 x 135 mm approx. Three Vols complete. Undated and preface similarly undated but commences "The preface which I wrote for my edition of Shelley in 1870, two volumes will in various respects answer for this Re-Edition of 1878, three volumes:" We believe the set offered to likely be a reprint of the 1890's. Vol I xl + 460pp. Subject portrait frontis with t... View more info