London: Macmillian, 1901. Thomson, Hugh & Herbert Railton. Hardcover. LATER EDITION. ALL EDGES GILT. Sunning to spine. Very mild wear to extremities. Slightly age-tanned. Gilt lettering on spine and front of olive - green, cloth covered boards. Spine and front board covered with dark green illustration of vines with heart shaped leaves. 214 illustrations including frontispiece, "The Post - Boys", with aged tissue guard. 376 pp followed by 32 pp advertisements. Clean, tight. VERY GOOD. Item #74326
The Bath Road, "In setting out on the Great Roads of England – whether in the lumbering six - inside vehicles of the seventeenth century, or in the light four - inside Fast Coaches which in about 1823 marked the meridian of road travelling – I propose to take an inconstant course of my own," (Chapter I, first paragraph).