Malton Thomas A compleat treatise on perspective, in theory and practiceon the true principles of Dr. Brook Taylor. Made clear, in theory, by various moveable schemes, and diagrams; and reduced to practice ... Containing diagrams, views, and original designs, in Archit
London London : printed for the author; and sold by Messrs. Robson; Becket; Taylor; Dilly; and by the author, 1778 Second Edition Full Leather Very Good Plus Folio - over 12" - 15" tall
Complete in 2 volumes, with appendix. Printed in the years 1778-1783. Books measure 14 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. Collation, ,296,8, ,160pp, volume 1, 48 plates, many folding, volume 2, 10 plates, many folding, 5 plates with movable parts. Complete as listed on Copac. Bound in full calf. Both volumes professionally rebacked, retaining the original boards. Raised bands, gilt lines, red leather title labels. Calf light rubbed, spines slightly faded, short section on the bottom edge of 1 board bumped with damage, some light discolouring. Bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate,some very occasional minor browing, 2 plates with minor repair. Pages and plates in very good clean condition throughout. A very nice clean well bound set.