London, South Kensington
3 May 2007
[NOBLE, W.B.]. A Guide to the Watering Places on the Coast, between the Exe and the Dart; including Teignmouth, Dawlish, and Torquay. Teignmouth: E. Croydon, 1817. 8°. Large folding engraved map and 16 hand-coloured aquatint plates by Havell after the author, 4 folding, list of subscribers (repaired tear in map, a few captions cut close, light spotting, browning and offsetting). Early 20th-century dark green half morocco, gilt spine, top edges gilt, others uncut. With a folding view of Sidmouth, from Haseler's The Southern Coast of Devonshire (Abbey Scenery 116) inserted. Abbey Scenery 115.
With Frederick Calvert & Percy Roberts' The Isle of Wight Illustrated (London, 1846, FIRST EDITION). (3)
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