First edition. Illustrated on every page from fine black and white photographs printed in sepia tone, there are often two pictures per page and some are quite large. There is also a folding map. 8vo, publisher's original green cloth lettered on the upper cover in blind, the spine gilt lettered and with gilt seal of the Medici Picture Guilds books. 140,  pp. The text is quite fine, the green cloth still very bright with sharp gilt and only minor mellowing and age. FIRST EDITION WITH PROVENANCE. A BEAUTIFUL ENTRY IN THE MEDICI PICTURE GUIDES SERIES. The text with the gravure images throughout was printed in by Sadag. The images were compiled from the work of over a dozen noted photographers. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: MONT BLANC With a Preface by Geoffrey ...
Publisher: London The Medici Society Limited 1924
Book Description Medici Society. Book Condition: Fair. Acceptable condition. Book Acceptable. No dust jacket. Former Library book. Bookseller Inventory # L08G-00002
Book Description Medici Society, , 1924. 4to., First Edition, with title and text in sepia, title-vignette, very numerous sepia-toned photographs in the text and front endpaper map, small neat signature on front free endpaper; original series binding of green cloth, upper board lettered in blind, gilt back, boards lightly and unevenly faded else a very good, bright, clean copy. Combining history and travel, Medici's profusely illustrated 'Picture Guides' series is notable for its generous use of period photography. Each volume is filled with evocative images complementing a deceptively detailed text. Bookseller Inventory # 32325
Book Description The Medici Society Limited, London, 1924. First edition. First edition. Illustrated throughout from photographs, folding map at back. Sm. 4to. The Alps. Part of the "Picture Guide Series". Original blue cloth gilt. Embossed stamp on free endpapers else a fine copy Illustrated throughout from photographs, folding map at back. Sm. 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 20412