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Author Name    BRITTON, John.

Title   The History and Antiquities of The Metropolitan Church of York; Illustrated by a Series of Engravings, of Views, Elevations, Plans and Details of the Architecture of that Edifice: with Biographical Anecdotes of the Archbishops.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Publisher   Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown and the Author, Tavistock Place:, 1819. 0

Seller ID   3519

Copy 4to., pp vi, 96, all edges gilt. Fine engraved frontispiece (some pale foxing), by J. Le Keux, after Edward Blore. A handsome engraved title (plate xxii) dedicated by the author to John Sanders, architect and 33 other fine interleaved plates. Contemporary half morocco gilt, decorated backstrip heavily gilt, marbled endpapers. Paper over the boards is surface rubbed and with a little rubbing to the leather. A very good copy in a good binding. Plates 30 and 35 called for in the list of plates were never issued.

church, religion, ecclesiastical history architecture, applied arts, building, construction

Price = 225.00 GBP



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