1926. Item #10429
Belloc, Hilaire. The Highway and Its Vehicles. London: Studio 1926. Ed. by Geoffrey Holme. xvi, 40p + 131 ills., many in color. Very good hardcover (faded); lacks d.j. The deluxe large paper edition, no. 467 of 1250 numbered copies. ** History of horse-drawn vehicles (chiefly British) in relation to the development of roads and highways, well illustrated with prints, drawings, and other art works. "One of the most ambitious of all British books on the famous coaching roads that ran out of London" (Rittenhouse, Carriage Hundred 11).