[Pattern Book]. Richardson C.J.
Picturesque Designs for Mansions, Villas, Lodges, &c. &c., With Decorations, Internal and External, Suitable to Each Style
With Decorations Internal and External, Suitable to Each Style
Atchley and Co.
Octavo, pp. 402. Indexed, with errata and 2 pages of publisher's ads bound in. Illustrated with approx. 500 b/w engravings
A profusely illustrated book containing numerous plans for cottages, villas and mansions, with elevations and floor plans. This was a very popular pattern book in its day, and was reprinted in both the U.S. and England as "The Englishman's House". Published a year before Richardson's death, the Errata page refers to his prolonged illness. Uncommon in this edition.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Full Leather with Gilt Decoration and Lettering, Professionally
Condition: Very Good; light foxing on first few pages and ad pages, else in
Book Id: 10875