Paris: Librairies-Imprimeries Reunies Ancienne Maison Morel, nd c. 1892-1907. First edition. Half-Leather Cloth over Boards with Marbled Endpapers. Folio, unpag., contains hundreds of beautiful b/w engraved drawings of architecture and architectural details. Text in French. Good; some backstrip and water damage to covers. Item #20247
These three volumes cover Classic and Renaissance, Romanesque, and Gothic styles. The author was an architect whose vast project of architectural drawing was unique. A monumental amount of architectural details; the three volumes encompass close to 1000 pages of plates depicting architecture and architectural details in context.