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STOKES, Adrian and Marianne (illustrators). Adrian STOKES (described by). Hungary.

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STOKES, Adrian and Marianne (illustrators). Adrian STOKES (described by). Hungary. London; Adam and Charles Black, 1909.

Large 8vo., original white cloth with an armorial design blocked in orange, green, and gilt to spine and upper board, top edges gilt; pp. xix + [i] + 320 + [4], publisher's advert.; with a total of 75 fine coloured plates after watercolours, guarded by captioned tissues, and a folding pull-out map at the rear; a near fine copy of this scarce and vulnerable book, preserved in uncommonly clean condition, both externally and internally, with just light rubbing and dusting to boards, with a previous owner's bookplate to inner upper cover, another ownership inscription to front free endpaper, and mild foxing to prelims.
First edition of one of the scarcest titles in A. & C. Black's Twenty Shilling Series. Inman 37.

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