nd · Westminster (London)
by Macartney, Mervyn E.
Westminster (London): Architectural Review, nd. Hardcover. G (Binding has moderate wear with bumped corners and a few tears along outer spine; pamphlet and leaves are aged around the edges; text and illus. are clear; all plates are present; may be missing a tie-string.). Portfolio. Green paper boards with dark green cloth spine, containing 8 pp. pamphlet with 5 BW illus. and one drawing, plus 112 leaves of BW plates. Portfolio. Subtitle: Being Measured Drawings & Photographs of Examples of Architectural Details. One volume in this early 20th century series of architectural details. This edition covers alcoves, chimney-pieces and fireplaces, cupolas, doors and doorways, exteriors, gates and piers, ironwork, panelling, plaster ceiling, screen, staircases, sundial, tombs and windows. The text in the pamphlet provides an overview which is followed by 112 examples on the loose plates. Uncommon. (Inventory #: 152650)