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131933
LATHAM, Charles.

In English Homes....

The Internal Character, Furniture and Adornments of Some of the Most Notable Houses in England, Historically Depicted from Photographs Specially taken by Charles Latham. The Letterpress Edited and an Introduction Written by H. Avray Tipping.

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Published: London Country Life and George Newnes Limited; Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1904-9

Stock Code: 131933

£1,500
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First edition of first and third volume, second edition of the second. A handsomely bound set, beautifully illustrated, and an important historical record, depicting the interiors of the great historic estates of England in their dwindling years; many of the houses were demolished over the course of the 20th century.

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Description

3 volumes, folio (390 x 261). Contemporary red half morocco for Hatchards, spines lettered in gilt, red cloth sides.

Illustrations

Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs taken by Charles Latham.

Condition

Bookplate of Jacques Cartier to front pastedown of third volume. Small sticker to half-titles. Some light rubbing and marking to covers, very minor wear at extremities, light cockling to a few pages. A very good set.

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