Gravesend The Water-Gate of London and its Surroundings.
London, The Homeland Association, Ltd, 1907. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 12mo. Dated 1906-1907 to title page, pencil note to title page "3rd edition 1909", but clearly a later printing, some time before 1918, as indicated by a pricing slip tipped in by the publishers. Homeland Handbooks No. 53. Light green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine, white titles to front board, advertisements (mostly local) i-xxxii plus unpaginated prelims (Contents list, Preface etc), coloured frontispiece (Gravesend promenade), 128 pages, then more advertisements xxxiv-xlvii. Many photographic illustrations. Map in rear pocket. Condition: One plate detached, boards with some rubbing to joints and edges, a little foxing to the first page (advertisements), otherwise clean and unmarked. Very Good.
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Keywords: Gravesend, England, local history