Very Good. Very Good DJ. 0319002349 144 pp, 4vo (sq). Cloth in dj. Lt shelfwear to spine ends and corners, address label to ffep. Interior otherwise clean, binding strrong. Dj lightly shelfworn/scuffed.
Fine in J Fine jacket. Small 4to Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 144 pp, bibliography, acknowledgments, foreword, introduction, The Background; The Early Artists; Ellis Martin; The Later Artists; The Covers with color covers and b&w illustrations throughout. First Edition, 1991. "The Ordnance Survey, official map maker of Great Britain since 1791, is truly a national institution: its name and products synonymous with quality, and this volume is the ideal introduction to this art form. It plots the history of Orrdnance Survey map cover design and includes 80 pages of full colour illustrations of artist-drawn covers. A detailed listing of all artist-produced Ordnance Survey covers, together with an illustration of each, is also included." from the jacket flap. Not Price Clipped. Faintly bumped top fore-edge corner tip front board, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Green cloth with gilt figure on motorcycle, pipe in mouth, viewing map, and gilt lettering to front board and spine.
Very Good, Very Good. Square 8vo, 144 pgs., B/W, Color Ills, Hardcover. Hardcover: Very nice dark green cloth binding with title and vignette in gold on front board. Dime sized rubbed spot on front board. Title in gold on spine. Light yellow endpapers are crisp and clean. Title and text pages are crisp and clean as well. No publication date listed. Very nice green dust jacket with full color illustrations front and rear. One lightly chipped corner. Very nice in protective mylar. The 'Ordnance Survey' artists of the 1920s and 30s proclaimed the wonders of Survey Maps previously hidden under plain covers. 80 pages of full color illustraed covers. Nice tight binding.
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