THURSTON, E. Temple DAKIN, W.R.
Title: Flower of Gloucester. 1st ed.
Publisher:  Williams and Norgate, 1911,
Seller ID: 38770
THURSTON, E. Temple. The Flower of Gloucester. Illustrated by W.R. Dakin. L: Williams and Norgate, 1911. Pp 244, col. frontis.,  leaves col. plates. 8vo, green cloth, t.e.g., gilt titles on spine, gilt dec. and title to front. Toy 1205. The first edition of a canal classic. A very civil meander through the English country, with impromptu philosophical ruminations en route. With charming colour plates and text illustrations by Dakin. A lovely book. Slightly rubbed, very slight shelfwear, occasional light foxing to initial leaves, gift inscription to ffep, else vg. 250.00