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Author Name    Swan, Abraham

Title   A Collection of Designs in Architecture, Containing New Plans and Elevations of Houses, for General Use. With a Great Variety of Sections of Rooms; from a Common Room, to the Most Grand and Magnificent. Their Decorations, Viz. Bases, Surbases, Architraves , Freezes, and Cornices, Properly Inriched with Foliages, Frets and Flowers, in a New and Grand Taste. With Margins and Mouldings for the Panelling. All Large Enough for Practice. To Which Are Added, Curious Designs of Stone and Timber Bridges...

Binding   Hardcover

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London Printed for and Sold by the Author 1757

Seller ID   368

In two volumes. vi, 8pp + sixty engraved plates; iv, 12pp + sixty-five engraved plates. Contemporary full calf, morocco labels lettered in gold on the spines. Bookplates on the front pastedown endpapers. Spines rebacked (probably in the 19th Century), small repair to the spine of volume one, leather dried and worn, some light offsetting and foxing. Overall, a very good set. ; Folio


Price = 2500.00 USD

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