xiipp. + 130pp., XXXIV plates + 14 fold-out maps and diagrams (of which 11 are loose in rear pocket) + 2 fold-out planning proposals (of which 1 is loose in rear pocket), cream cloth covers, titles in green. Minor repairs to the spine ends, otherwise very good with a little general wear. All maps and diagrams present. A comprehensive and richly illustrated survey of the county taking in a physical survey, notes on archaeology and history, roads, railways, aeroplane facilities, footpaths, adminstration and population (including a census), agriculture and other industries (including mining), public services, a landscape survey, historic buildings, a regional plan and recommendations for statutory schemes. The appendix also includes town and village surveys, housing conditions in the 1931 census, National Trust properties and a list of scheduled monuments. Numerous plates (black and white photographs) and colour maps and diagrams.
Author Thompson, W. Harding
Publisher University of London Press, London
Offered by Gerald Baker