Bristol and London: W. Crofton Hemmons; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd. . 1st. Original vellum boards. First Edition, Deluxe Limited Edition #18 of 50 copies, SIGNED by the author. 8vo. 269 pp. Numerous plate illustrations with tissue guards; in-text illustrations. Elaborate gilt pictorial vellum covered boards; gilt lettering and decoration; gilt dentelles; all edges gilt. Light staining to upper page edges, down spine and to lower rear board; slight fading to spine else a near fine copy. Item #16987
Chraming sketches describing the countryside and history of the west country of England, including Clovelly, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Winscombe and more. "These sketches are, with alterations and additions, reprinted from the 'Daily News' and the 'Speaker,' by kind permission of the editors." - title page verso.