The Works In Architecture Of Robert And James Adam.
John Tiranti and Co., Architectural Publishers 13, Maple St., Tottenham Court Road, W.1.
Folio. 10 x 14.75 inches. Vol. I, viii pp. letterpress; Vol. II, [vi] 6 pp. letterpress; Vol. III,  pp.+  pp. general index and publisher's advertisements letterpress. Separate title and half title for each vol. Bound in original half cloth over plain boards with black titles. Minor wear to extremities, stain on front board and a little browning of fly leaves; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by frontispiece and by 100 plates. Decorated by initial. A reprint of architectural drawings including exteriors, interiors, plans and details of fittings and furnishing. The Adam Brothers, Robert (1728-92) and James (1732-94), originally issued these plates in separate parts: Vol. I,1773-78 (single volume 1778), Vol. II, in five parts and single volume, 1779; Vol. III appeared later in 1822.
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