RIVERS AND STREAMS OF ENGLAND Painted by Sutton Palmer and Described by A. G. Bradley

(London: Adam and Charles Black, 1909).

AN ESPECIALLY LOVELY ENTREE IN BLACK'S SERIES OF ENGLISH TRAVEL BOOKS. A perfect subject for Palmer, who was best known for his Gold Metal winning idyllic rustic landscapes painted in watercolours. This title provides a whooping 75 of his beautiful plates. Item #30149

First Edition. With seventy-five beautiful colourplates from paintings by Sutton Palmer, each with a captioned tissue guard. And with a folding map of England's rivers. Tall 8vo, in the publisher's impressively decorated royal blue cloth, the upper cover featuring fine gilt lettering within a gilt decorated framework, this in a field of water flowers in green and white amid stylized green waves, the spine decorated in the same motif and with bright gilt lettering, t.e.g. xiii, 287pp. A beautiful copy, the cloth bright and fine and vivid, internally fresh and clean, an essentially pristine copy.

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