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ENGLISH LAKE SCENERY by A. F. Lydon (Illustrator) - 1880 - from Black Swan Books, Inc. (SKU: 282974)


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by A. F. Lydon (Illustrator)

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Very Good binding
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London: John Walker and Company, 1880. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. A bright copy in the publisher's red binding; with a lovely onlay of green cloth stamped in gilt, red and blue in a lozenge-shaped recess. With 24 quite attractive chromolithographic plates of lake scenery. The is some light and scattered foxing, affecting some leaves of the texts and the borders (only) of some plates. Very Good binding.


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Black Swan Books, Inc. US (US)
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A. F. Lydon (Illustrator)
Hard Cover
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Used - Very Good binding
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John Walker and Company
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Black Swan Books, Inc.

All sales are subject to availability. We make every effort to ship orders within two business days. Virginia residents please add 6.00% sales tax. Library and institutional billing requirements are accommodated. Returns: We accept returns for any reason within seven days of receipt provided we are notified in advance and the book is returned in the condition it was sold. If the book is not represented accurately we will cover return media rate shipping. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 lbs, or 1 kg. Multi-volume sets, heavy and over-sized books may require additional shipping, particularly if shipped internationally. In this event you will be contacted before the order is processed. The above noted exceptions may apply. We make every effort to respond promptly to inquiries (please note that we are not in the shop Monday and Tuesday so we will respond to any inquiries on Wednesday).

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Black Swan Books, Inc.

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Richmond, Virginia
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About Black Swan Books, Inc.

Black Swan Books was established in Richmond Virginia in 1996 by Nicholas Cooke. Over 25 years in business we have been in several locations, most recently in a renovated warehouse. While no longer a brick and mortar shop with regular hours we are always happy to welcome visits by appointment. Please call or email us if you want to come by.


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