This is a first edition printing of Old London Churches written by Canon Benham and illustrated by Arthur Garrett. Printed in 1908, this large volume is bound in period vellum and titled in gilt on its spine and front boards. The first edition printing is limited to just 500 copies and signed by both author and illustrator.
This is a beautiful and sumptuous book describing the appearance and history of many London churches. Old London Churches contains 25 full color plates of paintings by Arthur Garrett. Each color plate is mounted and guarded. Plates featured include St. Martin, Ludgate, the Savoy Chapel ,and All Saints, Fulham.
11 7/8" H x 9 5/8" W x 2" D (with slipcase)