London: Spring Books, N.D. B&W period images. Reprint. Cloth. Small quarto ( 6 1/2" x 20"), black cloth with gold lettering on spine, profusely illustrated with frontispiece and 47 glossy plates plus in-text B&W sketches, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with colorful central image of a Beefeater guard, xiv + 505 pages. Weight: 2 lbs. 2 oz. Fine / Near Fine. Item #5036
Informative and engaging illustrated book organizing unusual English events topically; e.g., air raids, authors, coronations, ..executions, fires, ..religion, ..weather, etc.
SUPERIOR COPY: tight, bright, clean. No markings by previous owners. Bright, clean dust jacket (unclipped) with slight edgewear.