Black and White [and] Black and White Budget [and] Black and White Illustrated Budget [11 Volumes in 10]
London, Black and White Publishing Company, 1899. Hard Cover . From volume one, number I, Transvaal Special, to September 17, 1904, all bound in only slightly varying red half-calf, gilt, with contrasting green or black labels. 256 (of 258) issues, lacking only numbers 107 (vol. 6, October 26th. 1901, and number 226 (vol. 10, February 6th. 1904), and the title page and final leaf of number 181 (end of vol. 8, March 28th. 1903). A couple of margins cropped, scattered foxing, nothing particularly heavy, text and illustrations generally very good, slightly more remarkable tanning/foxing at margins of later semi-tone illustration leaves. Light rubbing and very minor soiling at calf, minor soiling at boards, all sound. No special issue covers apparent, but an unusually long, if only slightly broken run in a decent binding, presentable. Extremely heavy. Please ask for shipping details if outside the U.K.
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