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THE FIRST & CHIEF GROUNDES OF ARCHITECTURE

THE FIRST & CHIEF GROUNDES OF ARCHITECTURE


by Shute, John, -1563; Weaver, Lawrence, 1876-1930

Publication date 1912

Publisher London, "Country life", limited

"This edition is limited to one thousand copies." This is number 241.

 

John Shute and his book. Thomas Marshe, the printer. A bibliographical description. A note on the facsimile reprint. Notes and references.--Facsimile of the first edition of 1563

Country Life, London, 1922 This is a facsimile reproduction of a book on the principles of architecture first published in 1563 with the addition of an introduction by Lawrence Weaver. Well illustrated. This copy was part of a 1922 limited edition of 1000 copies, this is No. 241. A clean and sound copy internally although externally the boards show signs of handling ΒΌ vellum Folio with blue paper sides.


220 USD