Hardcover, folio, blue buckram boards with gilt decoration & lettering on the cover and spine, top edge gilt, very good condition, colour tipped-in frontis, 70 colour tipped in plates, 190 black & white plates, list of illus., index, 279pp. This is the recognised standard reference of English Wallpaper. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A History of English Wallpaper 1509-1914
Publisher: London, Batsford Publishing, 1925.
Book Description 1925, 1925. London: Batsford, (1925). Folio. Orig. full blue buckram (lightly flecked). Gilt. Spine gilt. Top edge gilt other edges uncut. (xiv, 282pp.). With tipped-in coloured frontispiece, dec. title-page, 258 plates of which 70 are tipped-in coloured, and portraits. A fine crisp copy. Bookseller Inventory # 212398