London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1924. First edition. Boards. Folio, pp. 25 plus 94 plates, mostly b/w photographs, but some sharp gravure images of architectural drawings. Signed in ink by a previous owner on front endpaper. Good; moderate edgewear, small tear to backstrip. Item #20080
The purpose of this group of measured drawings and photographs is to present to the American public some examples of French provincial architecture which are interesting from an American point of view. The buildings selected date from the 16th century to the 19th century, and the examples include large and small town houses, cottages, shops, public places, gardens and fountains. An uncommon, lavish study of French Provincial architecture.