British Isles Touring Atlas Road & Cycle Maps c. 1920 Bartholomew pocket atlasBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Atlases, British Isles, United Kingdom, England, Scotland, Wales, Books with Maps).
The Handy Touring Atlas of the British Isles.
Published c. 1920, London by George Newnes, Limited.
120 pages plus index. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with dozens of detailed color maps.
Publisher's cloth binding, embossed pictorial cover decorations. Nice little pocket atlas of the early 20th century.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, spine mottled, cover still appealing, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this small and charming atlas survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 6" H x 4" W.