VG. Book. 8vo. 18pp extract, printed in double columns, Illustrated with 33 drawings, salvaged from a damaged issue of The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, Volume XXXVIII, No. 4, August, 1889. Travels along the river Thames. Illustrations include university barges at Oxford, Iffley Mill, sailing, the bridge at Abingdon, a view of Abingdon, Wittenham Clump from Day's Lock, the Barley Mow, Streatley, a House-boat off Reading, Pangbourn, the Bull at Sonning, Sonning Bridge, at Wargrave, Shiplake, punt fishing, Henley, Angel at Henley, Medmenham Abbey, Bisham Abbey, Bisham Church, Cliefden, a rainbow on the Thames, Runnymede, Thames eel-bucks, Eton from the river, rollers at Moulsey, Hampton CourtTwickenham Ferry, and landing at Richmond. Housed in protective mylar report cover.
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Slight fraying on cover, spine a little tilted, corners bumped, lite soil on cover, owner's bookplate on front pastedown, foxing on edges & most pgs, separation bet pp. 72-73 & 108-109, else text clean, binding still good.
Fair. Hardcover. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. FIRST AMER. EDITION, first printing. Full two toned green and white cloth with dark green lettering on the front cover and spine. 160pp. Pen & Ink drawing frontispiece by Joseph R. Pennell, with original tissue paper intact with a slight tear. A narrative of a journey on the Thames from Oxford to London, with a practical chapter by J. G. Legge. Gift insrciption dated Boston February 28, 1893 on front free endpage. Light pencil marks to back endpages. Book lightly scuffed on back corner with light soiling, wear to extremities. Overall a FAIR PLUS condition book.
Very Good in None jacket. 159 pages, beige and light green cloth with dark green decoration on front cover and spine. Illustrated with b&w plates and drawings by Joseph Pennell. Light fraying to top of spine, mild foxing to some pages. Previous owner's inscription on front fly leaf. Record # 407204.
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