Chatto & Windus, 1893, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, Later Edition
ROSENGARTEN, A. A Handbook of Architectural Styles, London and New York: Chatto & Windus, Scribner's, 1893. Octavo, new edition, pp. xxii, 509, maroon cloth boards with gilt-stamped lettering and cathedral on spine, gilt architectural theme on front inside black-stamped frame, extensive illustration. Former owner's bookplate on front pastedown, another owner's ID penciled onto half-title page. Avery Catalog pp. 870-71 notes a first edition of 1874 with the English translation first published in 1876. Also see Hitchcock 1022 for first English edition. There seems to be little or no difference among the various English language editions. Condition of this book: Hinges cracked, boards edge-worn, overall good. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53289.