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Gravesend The Water-Gate of London and its Surroundings


Year: 1907
Publisher: The Homeland Association, Ltd London
Binding: Hardback
Size: 12mo
Overall condition: Very Good
Book weight (kg): 0.278

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SKU: 6339 Categories: ,

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Dated 1906-1907 to title page, pencil note to title page “3rd edition 1909”, but clearly a later printing, some time before 1918, as indicated by a pricing slip tipped in by the publishers. Homeland Handbooks No. 53. Light green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine, white titles to front board, advertisements (mostly local) i-xxxii plus unpaginated prelims (Contents list, Preface etc), coloured frontispiece (Gravesend promenade), 128 pages, then more advertisements xxxiv-xlvii. Many photographic illustrations. Map in rear pocket. Condition: One plate detached, boards with some rubbing to joints and edges, a little foxing to the first page (advertisements), otherwise clean and unmarked.