Title ...London Past and Present: Special Winter Number of the Studio’ 1915 – 1916
Binding Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
Edition First Edition – First Printing.
Publisher London, Paris, New York: “The Studio” LTD, 1916.
Illustration Numerous plates, eight in color, from a host of notable artists. Two folding panoramas. Two maps, one folding 73 b/w plates.
Seller ID 007118
A richly illustrated survey, with separate sections on pre-fire London, eighteenth-century London and modern London - the last with individual sections on the river and the bridges, the churches, the streets and houses, the public buildings and monuments, etc.
Originally produced as the special Winter Number of the The Studio for 1915-1916.
The Sections: London Before the Great Fire; Eighteenth Century London; Modern London: The River and Bridges, Churches. Streets, Houses etc., Public Buildings and Monuments.
Bound in dark brown cloth with stamped gilt titles.Tight and square. Pages of text [toned, but were perhaps of a brown color to begin with] followed by prints of London on glossy paper.
No flaws to bindings. Minimal wear to original softbound volume.