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LATHAM, Charles & TIPPING, H.Avray


In English Homes. The internal character, furniture and adornments of some of the most notable houses of England accurately depicted from photographs specially taken. [With] English Homes of the Early Renaissance. Elizabethan and Jacobean houses and gardens.
London, Country Life & George Newnes Limited and New York, Charles Scribners. 1907-1908-1909.

4 vols. folio. (40 x 28 cm). Bound for Bumpus in half blue-grey crushed morocco over grey cloth boards, spines (numbered I-IV) with raised bands, gilt panels and lettering, marbled end-papers, a.e.g. Profusely illustrated throughout. Spines inevitably faded to brown but still a most handsome set. Ex libris Annie [Viscountess] Cowdray.

The first 3 volumes are "In English Homes" of which the first two are Second Edition. The fourth volume is the comparatively scarce supplement by Tipping (half-titled "In English Homes") which anticipates his nine volume set of periodic English Homes (1921-37)

Price £ 1500.00
Stock Code 52636
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