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Leicestershire ( With Promotional Ephemera ) by  Rigby Graham - Signed First Edition - 1980 - from Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB (SKU: biblio18)

Leicestershire ( With Promotional Ephemera )

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Leicestershire ( With Promotional Ephemera )

by Graham, Rigby

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/No - As Issued
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About This Item

The First (and only) Edition published by the Sycamore Press,Leicester in 1980 and distributed by the Gadsby Gallery.Hard Cover.BOOK Condition:near FINE.Folio-over 12" - 15" tall.Quarter black leather with green cloth boards in excellent condition with no sunning of the spine.Gilt titling very bright.Book is housed in a near FINE orange cloth covered SLIPCASE.160pp, beautifully illustrated with full page tipped in colour plates,monotone and black & white line drawings. Limited to 150 copies,this being number 56 and SIGNED by Rigby Graham.An exquisite expensively produced work and one of the great topographical books of the twentieth century.See accompanying photos as an example of the quality of drawings in this title,especially the last two images of the magnificent end-papers.Accompanied by a CATALOGUE 'Graham's Leicestershire ' in near Fine condition which describes the book in production and lists some of the paintings which ended up being utilised in the book production. Also accompanied by a small PAMPHLET 'Graham's Leicestershire - further drawings and paintings' produced by the Gadsby Gallery.Extremely scarce to find in such collectible condition and with such ephemera.Due to the size and weight of this book,extra postage costs may be necessary for overseas buyers.

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Bookseller
Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
biblio18
Title
Leicestershire ( With Promotional Ephemera )
Author
Graham, Rigby
Illustrator
Graham, Rigby
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No - As Issued
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Sycamore Press
Place of Publication
UK
Date published
1980
Keywords
Gadsby, Leicestershire, Sycamore, Graham, Rigby,

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Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB

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About Ashton Rare Books ABA, PBFA, ILAB

We trade as a family-run internet business in Market Harborough in the heart of the Midlands. We have over 10 years experience of collecting and selling a range of genres, specialising in iconic modern fiction and children's titles. Please feel free to browse our website: www.ashtonrarebooks.com. All items are fully described and if any reasonable discrepancy is noted on arrival to the customer, a full refund including payment for return to us will be made. Items over £250 may be paid for in instalments subject to agreement- however, all books remain the property of Ashton Rare Books until the full balance has been paid. Please contact us at : les@ashtonrarebooks.com if you are looking for a particular title or require further assistance.We are full members of the PBFA, ABA and ILAB.

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