Title A Complete Body of Architecture. Adorned with Plans and Elevations, from Original Designs. Some Designs of Inigo Jones, Never Before Published.
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Printed for T. Osborne and J. Shipton 1756
Seller ID 560
, 748, pp. Contemporary full calf, spine with raised bands and morocco labels lettered in gold (one of them appears more recent). Frontispiece, engraved title vignette, and one hundred and twenty-two plates, some of which are foldout. With the bookplate of famous American architect and interior designer Ogden Codman on the front pastedown endpaper and a label specifying that the book was loaned to the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York. Former owner bookplate also on the front pastedown endpaper. The leather is well worn along the edges and at corners. Internally clean but for sporadic foxing. ; Folio