Picturesque Rides and Walks, with Excursions By Water, Thirty Miles Round the British Metropolis; Illustrated in a Series of Engravings, Coloured After Nature: With an Historical and Topographical Description of the Country within the Compass of That Circle.
Hassell (John). 2 Vols. 1817 & 1818. Volume one 249 pages (index at End). Volume two 279 pages (index at End). Complete with 120 fine hand coloured aquatint plates. 60 to each volume. Bound in full tan leather, gilt with spine in six compartments with gilt titles and raised bands and gilt stamped borders. Binding in excellent condition. Marbled end papers and all edges gilt. Tissue paper guards to title pages, occasional very light off-setting to a few plates. A very fine and handsome set. Bibligraphical reference - Abbey Scenery 218 Size: Small 8vo.