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Barber's Picturesque Illustrations of the Isle of Wight... Published by Simpkins and Marshall circa 1834. Guide book with extensive engravings on full page plates. 110 pps including double page inserted map of road system with farm settlement names. The engravings provide the first island wide visual study as they predate the Brannon series. Hardback (16 X 24 cm) with green leather covered boards embossed with design on both covers and with gilt lettering and design on the spine. Yellow paper inside covers. Paper tissue guards protecting each print. One plate page showing Brading almost loose. Otherwise book condition is very good considering its age.