Architecture of the British Empire
London: Weidenfield and Nicholson 1986
224pp with colour photographs by the editor. Cloth good in d/w, faded on spine with a small tear to rear lower edge. Slightly damp smell. The first comprehensive sturdy of Britain's architectural legacy in its colonies. With essays by Gavin Stamp, Charles Allen, Gillian Tindall, Colin Amery and Jan Morris. Loosely inserted a.l.s. typed from Bobby Hesketh thanking Gavin Stamp for his help, another hand written note, obituary of Robert Fermor Hesketh pasted in the book at the back and an invitation card pasted in the front which is an invitation to drinks to celebrate the publication. With bookplate of Gavin Stamp. Nice association copy.