Country Life Limited. London. 1914.
FIRST EDITION. Folio. (15.6 x 11.1 inches). Full illustrated with 234 mono photographic plates throughout the text. Recently rebound in half dark blue morocco with complimentary blue cloth boards. Spine has raised bands with red title label and gilt lettering. Gilt decorative motif in compartments, gilt rule top and tail of spine. Top edge gilt. Neat previous owner inscription on the verso of the half title page but overall a clean copy throughout. Highly illustrated work providing detailed history of Gibbons' beautiful work. A lovely finely bound copy of this beautiful book.