Town and Roof Gardens, Xenia Field, 1967
Town and Roof Gardens, by Xenia Field.
Published by Collins, London. 1967 first edition.
A very good hardback with leather spine and corners. Raised bands with gilt decoration. Red leather (faded to spine, and with a fade mark to front) and marbled paper over boards and the same paper used for endpapers. Paper a little faded to covers. Some wear marks to first free endpaper. Some rubbing and wear to edges. Previous owner's signature in ink to endpaper. Some offsetting to endpapers opposite leather corners.
Text is in very good condition - bright, clean and soundly bound. Some minot spotting to text block edge. Coloured red to top edge. Illustrated. An unusual and attractive custom binding of this publication.
Text in English.
191pp + Plates.
Weight approximately 502g unpacked.
Dimensions: Approximately 221mm high x 145mm wide x 25mm deep.