11 - 13 July 2000
LONDON - FAULKENER, Thomas (1777 - 1855). An Historical and Topographical Description of Chelsea and its Environs. London: 1810. 8° (220 x 135mm). Engraved plates, EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED with c.100 views and portraits including two watercolours of Chelsea waterworks and the Old Chelsea Bunhouse. (Some spotting and staining, many plates mounted and inlaid to size). Green calf, gilt by Riviere, top edge gilt, others uncut.
Henry B. Wheatley (1838 - 1917). Round about Piccadilly and Pall Mall. London: Smith, Elder adn Co. 1870. One volume in 2, 8° (210 x 130mm). EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED with c.140 plates and portraits, some hand-coloured. Red morocco gilt by Sangorski and Sutcliffe; together with 11 other extra-illustrated works on the West End of London, in 14 volumes. (17)
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