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April Online Timed Auction

April 15, 2016

Lot #1
DepartmentBooks
Sold For$80.00(hammer price)
 $96.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 22, 2016

Description

(ARCHITECTURE AND GARDENS: PICTURESQUE GARDENING)
Four titles (five total volumes). 1-2) Gilpin, William, Observations, Relative Chiefly to Picturesque Beauty, Made in the Year 1776, on Several Parts of Great Britain; Particularly the High-Lands of Scotland. London: R. Blamire, 1792. Two vols. O. Half calf with gilt lettering and marbleized paper boards. Rebound. Wear to bindings, particularly along backstrips and at corners. Grime to top edge of pages. Spine cracked. Scattered foxing and toning throughout. 3) Gilpin, William, Observations on the Western Parts of England, Relative Chiefly to Picturesque Beauty. London: T. Cadell Jun. and W. Davies, 1798. O. Half calf with gilt lettering and marbleized paper boards. Rebound. Wear to binding, particularly along backstrip and at corners. Spine cracked. Grime to top edge of pages. Scattered foxing and toning throughout. Scattered dampstaining. 4) Downing, Andrew Jackson, A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening. N.Y.: Orange Judd Agricultural Book Publishers, 1865. O. Half calf with gilt lettering and marbleized paper boards. Rebound. Wear to binding, particularly along backstrip and at corners. Spine cracked. Grime to top edge of pages. Scattered foxing and toning throughout. Scattered dampstaining. 5) Robinson, W., The Parks, Promenades & Gardens of Paris. London: John Murray, 1869. O. Half calf with gilt lettering and paper boards. Rebound. Wear to binding, particularly along backstrip and at corners. Spine cracked. Grime to top edge of pages. Scattered foxing and toning throughout.

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