4to., v. p. 192 plates many coloured. Good plus condition: spine label chipped, pages foxing/No Dustja. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: BUILDER'S PRACTICAL DIRECTOR OF BUILDINGS ...
Publisher: Leipzig and Dresden
Publication Date: 1858
Illustrator: Color, Black & White Illus.
Book Description Leipzig and Dresden, London, UK, 1858. Leather. Book Condition: G/NO DUSTJACKET. Color, Black & White Illus. (illustrator). ........ 4to., v. p., cover rubbed, chipped, frayed, spine label chipped, spine leather cracking and flaking, page foxing and toning, hinges cracked & weak 192 plates many coloured. Bookseller Inventory # BOOKS8869
Book Description A. H Payne and J. Hagger, Leipzig, Dresden & London, 1858. Hardcover. 264 and 126 pages in supplementary series. 136 plates and 60 plates in the supplementary series -- many of the drawings are hand-colored. A general construction manual attempting to cover all aspects -- buying land, home, school and church building, drainage, etc., with some plates to scale. Color plates are remarkably clean, scattered text foxing, raised bands decorated in gilt, moderate corner wear. Rebacked, three quarter black calf and black aubergine cloth. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # 20887
Book Description A.H.Payne, Leipzig & Dresden / J. Hagger, London c. 1850, 1850. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good. 264 pp inc figs + 132 pl many hand coloured, sporadic foxing, marbled edges, rebound in royal blue cloth on board w. leather title label reattached to spine, binding tight apart from hinges cracking Shows plans, elevations, building materials and techniques for builders with a glossary of technical terms, includes a memorandum from builder W. Bourton dated April 12th 1900. Bookseller Inventory # 35817