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[Architecture - 19th Century England] Three Volumes of English Architecture - Prout on Castles, Bridges, Etc. plus Knight on "Old England"

Prout, Samuel. Picturesque Studies of Cottages, Old Houses, Castles, Bridges, Ruins, Etc., in the Manner of Chalk. 16 Views at Totnes, Bridestow, Craigmiller, Minehead, Winchelsea, St. Michael's Mount, Tamerton, Norham, Etc. Ackerman's Repository (London): 1816. Folio, printed paper on cardstock, leather spine, 16 unnumb. pp.

Knight, Charles. Old England: A Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Municipal, Baronial, and Popular Antiquities. In Two Volumes. Boston: Samuel Walker and Co., n.d. (ca. 1872) Folio, 3/4 leather over brown "leatherette," 5 spine bands, gilt front and spine, marbled endpapers and page edges, Vol. 1 - 18 illuminated engravings; 1390 other illustrations in text; 384pp; vol. 2 - 22 illuminated engravings; other illustrations numbered 1398 to 2516; 404pp.

Condition:

First with wear to boards. Text block tight.

Both volumes of Old England with some wear to covers. Front board separated, text block tight, colors still bright on illuminated engravings. Small piece of foot of spine of Vol. 1 missing.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$240
04/04/2019

 

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