11th July 2016
COWPER, Frank. Sailing Tours: The Yachtsman's Guide to the Cruising Waters of the English Coast. London: L. Upcott Gill, [n.d. but circa 1892-1896.] 5 vols., 8vo (177 x 117mm.) 3 colour map frontispieces, 7 tinted plates, 116 colour maps, numerous advertisements. (Some browning and spotting, heavier spotting to vol. V, occasional minor soiling, 1 plate loosely inserted to vol. I.) Original pictorial cloth blocked in black and gilt (extremities bumped and scuffed, some minor soiling and stitching weak). Provenance: J.R. Howe (signature to front-free endpaper of vol. II); The Michael Gilkes Collection.
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