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The Principles of Practical Perspective; or Scenographic Projection: Containing Universal Rules for Delineating Designs on Various Surfaces and Taking Views from Nature, By the Most Simple and Expeditious Methods

Author

Brown, Richard

Publisher

Samuel Leigh

£ 450

Reference
975
£450
[2], xviii, 96pp, plates. Later half roan, smooth back divided into six panels by single gilt rule, title label to second panel.

Rebacked and recornered, original spine laid down with small amount of loss, bump to head of lower board, inner joints strengthened. Internally some light browning, plates with light foxing and browning to edges and often to images, but tolerably clean.

With hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece and fifty uncoloured aquatint plates (as called for).

Not in Abbey
Condition

Good

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1815

Size

4to

Binding

Half-Leather and Cloth

Edition

First Edition