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Villas and Cottages. A series of designs.

VAUX Calvert (1857)

£160.00 

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large 8vo (242 x 150mm.)  [2], xii, [13] - 318[2], wood engraved frontispiece, plates and  and illustraitons, with at end a chromo-lithographed plate (slightly foxed) 'Specimens of encaustic tiles for sale by Miller & Coates, 279 Pearl Street, NY',  original cloth binding by Bone and Son, Fleet Street, London, spine lettered in gilt, 12-pageSampson and Low catalogue bound in at end

 

New York: Harper & Brothers; London: Sampson Low, Son, and Co., 

FIRST EDITION OF THIS CLASSIC WORK BY THE DESIGNER OF CENTRAL PARK. Calvert Vaux (1824-95) was born in London 

Extremely uncommon. The only copies in UK are modern facsimiles.

Stock Code: 54456