London England guidebooks 1912-27 lot x 6 many color detailed maps plansBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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(England, United Kingdom, London city plans, urban cartography & mapping).
A lot of six (6) early 20th century guide books to the city of London. The guidebooks are in several different languages, including French and German. The set includes the following volumes:
Muirhead's Guide to London and Its Environs (with 33 maps and plans), ed. Findlay Muirhead.
Published 1927, London, by Macmillan & Co.
549 pages. Includes 65 page appendix with color lithographed London city plans and public transportation maps. Orig. DJ.
Muirhead's Short Guide to London (3 maps and 29 plans), ed. Findlay Muirhead.
Published 1924, London, by Macmillan & Co.
Baedekers London, by Karl Baedeker.
Published 1912, Leipzig, by Karl Baedeker.|
400 pages. Uncommon German edition.
London en 8 Jours (4 maps, 31 plans, 57 photographs)
Published 1915, Paris, by Librairie Hachette.
283 pages. With many small early b&w photos of the city capturing street life, automobiles, pedestrians, etc.
Things Seen in the Tower of London, by H. Plunket Woodgate.
Published New York, by E.P Dutton and Co. c.1920.
158 pages. Many b&w photo plates.
Baedeker's London and its Environs (11 maps & 31 plans), by Karl Baedeker.
Published 1915, Leipzig, by Karl Baedeker.
487 pages. Very detailed comprehensive guide book with detailed folding city maps naming countless specific buildings.
Set along shelf measures: 6 3/8".
Smallest book measures: 6" H x 4 1/4" W.
Largest book measures: 6 1/4" H X 4 3/8" W.