Villas and Cottages. A series of designs.
VAUX Calvert (1857)
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large 8vo (242 x 150mm.) , xii,  - 318, 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