ALDIN,CECIL. THE ROMANCE OF THE ROAD. London & NY: Eyre & Spottiswoode & Charles Scribner 1928. Folio (10 1/2 x 14"), black cloth, white lettering, top edge gilt, slight rubbing to spine ends and tips, VG++. 1st trade edition. The text is a description of travel in England as it was in 1828 - inns, coaches, roads and some of its travelers are described and pictured by Aldin. Each page is individually hinged into the book allowing it to survive over the years. Printed on high quality paper there a profusion of 2- color and black and white illustrations throughout the text plus tipped-in color plates, Cary's Survey of the High Roads From London and a folding map of London in the front pocket (map repaired and trimmed).