Classical Buildings of Wiltshire & Bath: A Palladian Quest :: Richard Durman

Classical Buildings of Wiltshire & Bath: A Palladian Quest :: Richard Durman soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!

Bath: Millstream Books, 2000, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Contains: Further reading list; Black & white photographs; Maps; Glossary; Frontispiece; Title page vignette; Plans;

From the cover: Wiltshire is a very special county for anyone interested in that refined style of classicism that we call Palladian, first introduced into England by Inigo Jones in the 17th century and strongly revived in the next. This revival coincided with the beginning of the rapid rise of the neighbouring city of Bath to the heights of fame and fashion, and it comes as no surprise that the predominant style of its buildings is Palladian. So between them Wiltshire and Bath amassed som…

Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.

Turquoise boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 208 pages. Index. 10½” x 8½”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Architecture catalogue?

Always buying books in the Bath & Bristol area…

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