Rudiments of Ancient Architecture 1810


Rudiments of Ancient Architecture: Containing an Historical Account of the Five Orders… Also Extracts from Vitruvius Pliny &c… Lon: J.Taylor Architectural Library 1810. Fourth Edition. [iii] iv-xvi [1]-134[2] ads [12] pp. 8vo. Duotone gray and light brown paper-coveredboards with a printed label carrying its title and price (Plates. 8s.Boards. ) Spine chipping has loss at top of spine joints insecure. Interior good with foxing. 12 copper engravings: 11 plates small engr portrait on title page many wood-engraved illustrations on text pages. The 11 plates are numbered to 10 with 2 plates numbered 4. Book measures ca: WxHxD – 6 ¼ x 10 x 5/8 inches.