ARGENTINA PAST AND PRESENT

(London: Adam and Charles Black, 1914).

RARE FIRST EDITION AND ENGAGINGLY ILLUSTRATED. A VERY ELUSIVE TITLE AMONG THE BEAUTIFUL ADAM AND CHARLES BLACK TRAVEL BOOKS. This book is taller than the publisher's typical travel books and contains photography along with the Ernest Christmas' fine colour landscapes. Item #30239

First A. & C. Black Edition, large paper copy. Containing 96 illustrations 64 being from impressive black and white photographs and 32 in colour from wonderful paintings by E. W. Christmas, a large folding colour map at the end of the volume. 8vo, publisher's original brown cloth, the upper cover and spine lettered and pictorially decorated with ornaments in yellow, ivory, turquoise, and black. xx, 465 pp. A lovely copy, the binding bright and handsome with only very minimal evidence of age.

Price: $275.00