** Rare ** Peter Nicholson The Principles of Architecture 1827 2 of 3 Volumes


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Author: Peter Nicholson     

Title: The Principles of Architecture Containing the Fundamental Rules Of The Art In Geometrical Rules For Shadows Also the Five Orders of Architecture Volumes 2 and 3 of Three Volume Set

Publication:  Printed By and For J Barfield Wardour Street London 1827………………….. (See Pictures) 

Condition Of Book: Good Only in Original Bindings:  Volumes Two & Three of Three Volume set in Publisher’s original cloth graded Good,with worn and largely faded out paper title labels to spine.The cloth in a grey type ribbed cloth.Well illustrated with in Volume Two some fold out sketches of work covering,Arches, Mouldings, Spiral Lines, Projection, Effect of Distance, Shadows etc.Volume three with examples of Grecian and Roman Architecture and many plates and designs of elements of foliage etc.Contents are somewhat shaken,with some wear and fraying to cloth at extremities to boards,one small and neat owner’s name to the top edge of Title pages.Important and rare work,volumes 2&3 of this 3 Volume set with over 150 plates/figure drawings 8vo Volume Two (xvi) 82pp Volume Three 108pp Third Edition with additions revised and corrected by the Author [1827] 

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