Victor Gollancz Ltd. London. 1979.
FIRST EDITION. 4to. (10.5 x 9.7 inches). Fully illustrated in colour throughout. Finely bound in an attractive craft binding. Full brown morocco. Spine with gilt lettering. Front board decorated with two flying birds, one in gilt outline and one with green, black and burgundy leather onlays and gilt lines, above water scene with blind ruled lines and green leather onlays depicting reeds. The rear board has two bunches of green reeds and blind water lines and a blind tooled flying bird. Inner boards with single blind ruled lines and three leaf corner devices. Green endpapers. The binding is unsigned but is the work of a talented bookbinder. A lovely and attractively bound volume. --- Illustrated with 123 colour printed pages reproducing sketches from 17 sketchbooks filled by the artist between 1934 and 1962, mostly on Anglesey and the country near Macclesfield.