Great Britain. London and Its Environs.
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1889
Unusual cloth binding. In 1889 Baedeker for a brief period used a batch of pale pink cloth. It was an unsuccessful experiment.
Seventh edition. viii,pp 360pp, 3 maps and 15 plans, 45pp street index at rear, loose front free endpaper, previous owner's signature in ink; publisher's variant pink cloth binding, slightly worn, upper board partly detached; a good copy.
We offer secure and express delivery on all local and international orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website.
Shapero Rare Books is an internationally renowned dealer in antiquarian & rare books and works on paper.
Our Bookshop and Gallery can be found in the heart of Mayfair at 106 New Bond Street, where most of our stock is available to view and on public display.
We exhibit at major international art fairs, including TEFAF (Maastricht and New York), Frieze Masters, Art Miami and Masterpiece London, as well as antiquarian & rare books fairs including New York, Paris, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Hong Kong.