Item #E21686 British Highways and Byways From a Motor Car (with otiginal publisher's advertising booklet laid in); being a Record of a Five Thousand Mile Tour in England, Wales and Scotland. Thos. D. Murphy.

British Highways and Byways From a Motor Car (with otiginal publisher's advertising booklet laid in); being a Record of a Five Thousand Mile Tour in England, Wales and Scotland

Boston: L.C. Page, 1908. First edition. Hardcover. First edition with 1908 date on title and copyright pages. Hardcover in light grey ribbed cloth lettered in gilt and decorated in black and white. Top edge gilt. 319 pp. with index. Two folding maps inserted in the index. With 16 illustrations in color with tissue guards and 32 duogravures from photographs. A tight example, some light soiling and few light spots to the cloth, spine a bit faded, foxing to the tissue guards but not the photo plates. Laid in is 2-page folding brochure for the book touting it as "The Handsomest Travel Book Of The Year"; the front features a color image "Rocks Off Cornwall" while the interior has short review blurbs. Very Good. Item #E21686

Price: $40.00

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