Woodcock, George. (Toni Onley, paintings).
Title THE WALLS OF INDIA.
Publisher Lester & Orpen Dennys, (Toronto, 1985), Ist edition.
Seller ID 25103
136 pp, small 4to 10 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Color reproductions of paintings by Tony Onley. B&w maps. "...the great subcontinent is brilliantly revealed through the skill of both painter and prose writer...On the long journey that to ok the travellers from the deserts and hills of Rajasthan in the north-west corner, from the Abode of Kings and the Apes of Amber to Kerala and the City of the Serpent; from the tall hills of Darjeeling to Delhi, City of Conquerors, the people a n d p laces of India are vividly evoked. Encompassing the striking contrasts that exist within the country itself, (this book) is a moving portrait of an ancient country and a civilization in transition." Previous owner's name in ink at top of fr on t p as tedown, small decorative label at top corner of half-title page, small bump at bottom corners of boards, two rub lines on front board, light sun fading at top/bottom edges of boards. Dust jacket has minor edge wear/wrinkling (light at bot tom o f fro nt flap-fold), light rubbing and a few tiny dints, crease at top edge of rear panel, slight fading to color on rear panel. Very Good-/Very Good-