THORNBURY [WITH] WALFORD

 

THORNBURY, Walter and Edward WALFORD. Old and New London: A Narrative of its History, its People, and its Places. (Vols 1-2 by Walter Thornbury: The City Ancient and Modern, Vol. I; The City Ancient and Modern, Vol. II; Vols 3-6 by Edward Walford: Westminster and the Western Suburbs, Vol. III; Westminster and the Western Suburbs, Vol. IV; The Western and Northern Suburbs, Vol. V, The South Suburbs, Vol. VI)

London, Cassell, 1897.

£175

Large 4to, pp. xvi, 576, copiously illustrated. First three volumes in half calf and buckram over boards, spines very worn and cracked; last three volumes with original black- and gilt-tooled front cover with prospective view of the city with main architectural buildings and monuments, gilt spine with title.