Webb & Bower, 1980, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Facsimile -- First Thus, Illustrated By: Harry Price
not paginated, biography of Harry Price, 1877-1965. Illustrated endpapers, showing the seal of the H.M.S. Opir against a dark blue background. Photographic frontispiece, of Harry Price, taken early in the 20th century. The text is illustrated with numerous water colour paintings drawn by Harry Price. Dark blue boards with gilt illustration of the seal of the H.M.S. Opir, with gilt writing on the spine. Bumping to the book corners. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the backstrip. Browning and light foxing to the text block edges. Illustrated dust wrapper, by Harry Price, against able blue background with white and red writing on the front panel and white on the spine. Rubbing to the top and bottom dust wrapper edges. There has been quite significant rubbing to the dust wrapper panels. " The Royal Tour is a facsimile of Petty Officer Harry Price's hand written and illustrated account of the cruise of HMS Opir in 1901, when the Duke and Duchess of York ( later King George V and Queen Mary ) toured almost the whole of the British Empire with the exception of India." -- from the front fold over blurb. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Harry Price. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Travel ; Maritime ; Royalty; ISBN: 0906671108. ISBN/EAN: 9780906671108. Inventory No: 0104984.