Remarks on forest scenery, and other woodland views, (relative chiefly to picturesque beauty) illustrated by the scenes of New-Forest in Hampshire
by Gilpin, William
London: R. Blamire, 1791. First edition, 2 volumes, 8vo, pp. , vii, , 328, iv (translations of quotations), 7 (plate list, addenda, and errata), ; , 308, iii (translations of quotations), , xx (index), 30 (addenda by Sir John Mitford); double-page hand-colored map, and 32 plates (one plate is present in duplicate), primarily tinted aquatints; mid-19th century full calf, gilt wavy-rule border on covers, smooth gilt-decorated spines laid out in 7 compartments, black morocco labels in 2; lightly rubbed, joints starting but the bindings are sound; some offsetting of the plates but the plates themselves are clean and sharp. An early owner has neatly corrected the considerable errata in ink and has also made some neat ink annotations.
(Inventory #: 24578)
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