Liza Picard The Life of London - Four Volume Set - Victorian London, Dr. Johnson's London, Restoration London, Elizabeth's London
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson in Association with Book Club Associates 0297847333 / 9780297847335 First Thus Folio Slipcase Fine Fine Collectable
This is a four book set all in fine condition. Book one is ' Victorian London ' - 2005 - 368 pages. Street map to endpapers. Illustrated. The cover shows detail from ' The General Post Office, One Minute to Six ' by George Elgar Hicks (1860) The jacket is in fine condition. Book two is - ' Elizabeth's London ' - 2005 - 342 pages. Street map to endpapers. Illustrated. Cover shows 'detail from a map of London 1572 ' The jacket is in fine condition. Book three is Dr. Johnson's London - 2001 - 362 pages. Map to the endpapers. Illustrated. Cover shows a detail from Hogarth's ' The Rake's Progress. The jacket is in fine condition, Book four is @Restoration London ' - 1997 (reprint) - 330 pages. Map to endpapers. Illustrated. The jacket is in fine condition. Cover painting 'Objects Attached to a Letter ' by Samuel van Hoogstraten (1664).... The slipcase is black with a gilt title to the side and a gilt sedan chair beneath. The case is in excellent condition. Corners sharp and clean. - This set of books was purchased from a collector and have not been read. The books are individually priced at £20 each volume. A fabulous set.