Lot 438: Palladio (Andrea). The Four Books of Andrea Palladio's Architecture: wherein, After a short Treatise of the Five Orders, Those Observations that are most necessary in Building, Private Houses, Streets, Bridges, Piazzas, Xisti, and Temples are treated of, 4 parts in one, published by Isaac Ware, 1738, four engraved architectural title pages, list of subscribers, 212 engraved plates, including the first seven numbered in the text, occasional light spotting to margins, later armorial bookplate of G. H. Thorpe to front pastedown, contemporary mottled fill calf, gilt, joints cracked and some wear, folio (406 x 252mm) Fowler 229. (1)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books, Maps & Ephemera Auction June 2015
Wednesday, 10th June 2015
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