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Architectural Sketches from the Continent. Views and Details from France, Italy and Germany by Richard Norman Shaw - First Edition - 1858 - from Bailgate Books Ltd and Biblio.com

Architectural Sketches from the Continent. Views and Details from France, Italy and Germany

by Richard Norman Shaw

Condition: Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket


Day & Son and Thompson & Co, London, 1858. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Recent rebind in plain black cloth with green leather title label with gilt lettering on front cover. Light rubbing to corners and spine ends. Gilt text block edges. Replacement end-papers. Sound binding, clean pages and plates. Includes lithograph title in addition to plain title and 100 lithographic plates of exteriors, interiors and details of buildings. Lithographers include R N Shaw, A Newman and R K Thomas. No dust jacket, as published. Dated from printed dedication. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-4kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25019011035.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..


  • Bookseller: Bailgate Books Ltd GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 25019011035
  • Title: Architectural Sketches from the Continent. Views and Details from France, Italy and Germany
  • Author: Richard Norman Shaw
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Day & Son and Thompson & Co
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1858
  • Keywords: BZDB4 NOISBN Architecture; European History; Interior Design; Art & Photography. Architectural Sketches from the Continent Views and Details from France Italy and Germany Richard Norman Shaw
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art & Photography; European History; Architecture; Interior Design;
  • Subjects: ARCHITECTURE / General; HISTORY / Europe / General;


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