Title: Discovering London
Author: John Moyes
Illustrator: John Moyes (photographer)
Year: 1986 (First Edition)
Publisher: Ladybird Books Ltd.
Remarks: 1st revised edition
Book Condition: Good/Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Taking the reader on a fact-filled journey beginning with the Houses of Parliament, and ending with Kew Gardens, this pocket-sized travel guide to the capital of the world covers all the famous landmarks – including several in out-of-town locations (Hampton Court Palace, Chessington Zoo, &c.)
Illustrated throughout with excellent colour photographs. Front pastedown and endpaper depict a lovely pre-war map of Central London, whilst the rear contains a colour map of the Underground as it appeared in 1986.
Glazed pictorial boards. Spine and corners bumped. Pages printed on glossy paper. Several are creased, and there are two light dots of foxing on the Tube map. Otherwise contents are in very good order. Super-tight binding.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.5″). 12mo. 51 pp.