KING, Jessie M.] CROSS, Lancelot

A Book of Old Sundials and their Mottoes With eight illustrations in colour by Alfred Rawlings and thirty-six drawings of some famous sundials by Warrington Hogg.

Published: Edinburgh / London: T. N. Foulis

Date: 1914

first edition thus 8vo. [12], 104, [2 (advt.)]pp., 8 coloured plates tipped to grey mounting leaves, 32 plates of drawings (some with two drawings), attractive running headlines and type ornaments throuhout printed in green, original cream boards printed in colours with a very attractive design by Jessie M. King which occupies rear and front boards and spine, top edge gilt, front free endpaper neatly removed, some neat pencil notes on a terminal blank leaf, boards very slightly toned around the edges and with minor bruising at bottom front corner, but a nice copy.

Several times reprinted.


Offered by P & B Rowan