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"Every traveler has experienced the lure of London but here is an opportunity for even stay at homes to enjoy the fascinations of London's historic landmarks customs and strange spell. It is a glorified guide book. We see London through Miss Whiting's graphic descriptions as a city alive its public buildings its art galleries its clubs and social activity its daily life and routine its sports and amusements its religious principles its well known writers artists and political potentates.
No phase of life is omitted The author has the power of making her descriptions and discussions vitally interesting especially the spell of Westminster Abbey and the spiritual work done by Archdeacon Wilberforce." [Literary Digest, Vol 49]
Bindings tight and square. Text clean, text bright. Minimal handling wear. Top edge gilt. A very handsome copy.