London: Country Life, 1914. 4to. First edition. Original red buckram, gilt. Coloured frontispiece tipped in and tissue-guarded. Spine and half of the front board slightly faded. Bottom corners pushed. Neat ink ownership dated 1934 on fly. 'Contents' and 'List of Illustrations' section at the front shows some wrinkling from damp in the past. Otherwise clean. Near fine. Item #4771
At the back there is a 16 page 'Catalogue of Books' published by Country Life. The author's companion to Small Country Houses of To-day and dealing with the restoration of properties. 'Aswardby Hall, Spilsby, Lincolnshire. From the Fens to the Wolds. Mr. H. M. Fletcher's additions to a house of no interest. Lack of building traditions in Lincolnshire. Concerning Dutch bricks and their bonding. Combining gables and hips.'.
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