The Windmills of Surrey and Inner London

Farries, K.G.; Mason, M.T.


Publisher: Charles Skilton Ltd
Place Published: London
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1966
Illustrator: profusely illustrated
Size: 4to

Comprehensive illustrated survey of the windmills of Surrey and Inner London, tracing the windmills through Boroughs and Parishes from Addington to Woldingham, and including Central London; 131 full-page b&w plate illustrations, either photographs or drawings/paintings, etc, and including some gatefold charts; includes historical and statistical review, and chapters on Art and the Surrey Windmill, The Windmill and the Map; details technical aspects, and with Bibliography; nice clay-coloured cloth boards with windmill motif in gilt to front board and gilt titling to spine; dustwrapper with original glassine around; bookshop label to front pastedown, text block foxed, occasional light foxing in text, and with mild toning to edges of some pages, o.w. Very Good throughout; dustwrapper tanned to spine, and folds of flaps, o.w. Very Good; original glassine edgeworn and frayed and with loss to spine.

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