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London: The Heart of the Empire

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London: The Heart of the Empire

by N/A

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  • poor
  • paperback
  • First
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Dundee & London: Valentine & Sons, Ltd.. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Poor/Poor. Collection of photogravure illustrations of London with brief explanatory text, c. 1930s (no date in book, but George V is still King). Unpaginated. Oblong softcover has a stapled binding, staples secure but showing rust. The photos are lovely, but a large dampstain circles in from the spine edge about 3", affecting 75% of the pages & causing condition to be downgraded to Poor. Otherwise, very clean, pages with just a whisper of tanning. NO writing, underlining, or highlighting; NOT ex-lib. Orig. DJ is present, but shows heavy chipping, creasing, soiling. Protected in mylar cover. Please see our 5 photos--they show the Exact book you will receive from us, never "stock" images! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2021. Same Day Shipping on all orders received by 2 pm weekdays (Pacific time); Weekends & holidays ship very next business day.


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London: The Heart of the Empire
Soft cover
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Used - Poor
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First Edition First Printing
Valentine & Sons, Ltd.
Place of Publication
Dundee & London
London 1930s thirties photography photogravure England landmarks
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