A beautifully illustrated tour of the Cotswolds in 1930's in manuscript.

Published: Unpublished manuscript

Date: [ 1930 ]

HODGKINSON, E.A. Manuscript, 1930, pp94, approx 26 cm x18 cm, bound by Cox and Allen, Cambridge, in full brown leather with gilt title and name to front board, all edges gilt, spine ruled in gilt in five compartments, marbled endpapers. A beautifully illustrated and evocative tour in the Cotswolds in 1930. Pen and watercolour title page, pen and ink drawings and text throughout in a very accomplished hand.Traces of pencil under drawing and lining sometimes visible. Binding shows light wear; internally the work is Near Fine condition, with only occasional light fox spots and offsetting of images. An exceptional album which captures a long vanished England.


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