184 pp. 1 colour frontispiece. 155 monochrome illustrations. 20 monochrome in-text figures. Index. Posthumously published after completion by E.T Long as a sequel to the author's English Church Screens it concentrates on medieval and renaissance wood and stone screens and pulpits. Internally clean and unmarked with crease tips to four pages. Mark on rep. Dust soiled head. Reddish cloth covered boards are lightly shelf worn with wear to tail edges of boards. Clipped monochrome illustrated dustjacket is shelf worn and soiled with minor chipping at head of spine and corners of front panel. Now protected by plastic book wrap. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Greater English Church Screens Being Great ...
Publisher: B. T. Batsford Ltd.
Publication Date: 1947
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Description B.T. Batsford, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. B. T. Batsford, London, 1947. FIRST edition hardback bound in terracotta cloth with black stamped titles on spine. Corners a little bumped. Held in original pictorial jacket (not price-clipped), edgeworn, a little tanned and grubby, and with several minor tears. Internally, a very clean and bright copy. Binding firm. DISPATCHED FROM THE UK WITHIN 24 HOURS ( BOOKS ORDERED OVER THE WEEKEND DISPATCHED ON MONDAY) BY ROYAL MAIL. ALL OVERSEAS ORDERS SENT BY AIR MAIL. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000482345
Book Description B. T. Batsford, London, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. vii 184pp hardback, brown cloth gilt in wrapper, well illustrated with bw plates from photographs and colour frontis, ownership signature, very good in a poor wrapper with tears and losses and mark to spine. Bookseller Inventory # 044068
Book Description Batsford 1947. Lge8vo. viii, 179pp; 155 illus, col f/p. 1947, 1947. Cloth, sl rubbed; fore-edge sl spotted. Few Margaret Aston pencil notes. Bookseller Inventory # 30315
Book Description London, B. T. Batsford, 1947., 1947. viii,184pp + 155 b/w plates and incl text figs. 26x19, cloth, illustrated dw. Very good in very good wrapper. Excellent detailed account of these important features, with fine illustrations. Preface by Edward T Long, who carried through the work to publication (Vallance had died in 1943). Bookseller Inventory # 34632
Book Description B. T, Batsford, London, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Intended as a sequel to "English Church Screens" this volume "deals with the fine range of medieval screens and pulpita in wood, stone and metal to be found in the English cathedral, abbey and collegiate churches". 4to, approx 10.5 x 7.5 inches / 27 x 19cm, viii + 184 pages with mono drawings and plans to the text plus colour frontis and 154 mono photographs on gloss paper. Light to moderate general wear to the original boards and spine (surface rubbing to front board top right corner), securely bound with hinges fully intact, owner's bookplate on ffep with associated glue rippling to the adjoining couple of pages, light browning to text block fore and bottom edges with significant top edge foxing, occasional light to moderate internal creasing to corner tips, light foxing to the half title and Title pages and very occasional light internal foxing / soiling but overall internally very clean and clear. Jacket has moderate general wear and browning with short closed tears plus surface chipping and tiny amounts of loss to spine extremities (repaired to the reverse with archive quality film), light rear panel foxing and shelf soiling, not clipped. Total weight 1.2Kg. Bookseller Inventory # 5695
Book Description B. T. Batsford:, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Crown 4to., pp viii, 184 and with 155 illustrations on art paper. Publisher's terracotta cloth, lettered in black . A fine copy in sleeved and unclipped dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory # 3451
Book Description 1947. B.T. Batsford. London. 1947. First Edition. 4to. DW. Illustrated. Front board discoloured. Gift inscription to front free endpaper with some foxing to contents. Wrapper is slightly worn and chipped o/w VG/VG+. Bookseller Inventory # 70232
Book Description B.T.Batsford Ltd., 1947. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st UK Edition. Many b/w illustrations, light wear to unclipped dustjacket, spine discoloured, edgewear, name stamp ffep otherwise unmarked, 184pp, VG/G. Bookseller Inventory # 302433
Book Description Batsford, , 1947. Roy. 8vo., First Edition, with a coloured frontispiece, 155 monochrome plates on 100 and very numerous illustrations in the text, some faint offsetting from fold-ins to free endpapers, top lightly dust-soiled; original terracotta cloth, backstrip lettered in black, a near fine copy in unclipped, lightly browned dustwrapper, the latter frayed (without material loss) at upper edge of front panel. Following the publication of 'English Church Screens' (1936) dealing with parish churches, Vallance began work on this equally comprehensive and scholarly sequel. The text was virtually complete when the author died (in July 1943) and the work was completed and brought to press by Edward T Long. The two works together remain the standard reference. Bookseller Inventory # 19146
Book Description Batsford, London, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. First Edition. Quarto; cloth lightly rubbed along the bottom edge; an excellent copy with the dustwrapper sunned, creased, chipped and torn with slight loss. Please use the 'Ask Bookseller a Question' link below to confirm availability and postage charges. Bookseller Inventory # 70791