THE COTTAGES AND THE VILLAGE LIFE OF RURAL ENGLAND. P. H. Ditchfield.

THE COTTAGES AND THE VILLAGE LIFE OF RURAL ENGLAND.

With coloured and line illustrations by A. R. Quinton. Pp. xiv+186(last blank), 52 mounted coloured plates (many full page, including the frontispiece), black & white text illustrations, title page decoration, the title page printed in olive green & red, index; demy 4to; olive green cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, the boards slightly canted and lightly soiled, edges a trifle rubbed, the fore-corners lightly bruised; top edges dull gilt; free endpapers slightly offset, scattered light foxing; J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London, 1912. First edition. *Alfred Robert Quinton (1853-1934) was an English watercolour artist best known for paintings of British villages and landscapes, many of which were published as postcards or in calendars. Item #152555

Price: $120.00