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Lewis, James, 1750 or 1751–1820

Original designs in architecture : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for villas, mansions, town-houses, &c., and a new design for a theatre : with descriptions, and explanations of the plates, and an introduction to the work / by James Lewis = Disegni originali di architettura : consistenti in piante, elevazioni, e spaccati di varie case di campagna, et di città : con un projetto di un teatro : preceduti da una introduzione, ed accompagnati dalle necessaire spiegazioni / da Giacomo Lewis.

Additional Title(s):

Disegni originali di architettura

London : Printed for the author, MDCCLXXX [1780]-1797.
Physical Description:
2 v. : chiefly ill. ; 60 cm. (fol.)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2016 89
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Imprint varies: v.2, London : Printed for the author by Cooper and Graham, 1797.
Lists of subscribers in both vols.
English short title catalogue, T90188, T139563
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 1885
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 494
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in one volume, in later (?) half calf and marbled boards. Bookplate: Richard Blackett Beaumont.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Great Britain.
Neoclassicism (Architecture)
Theaters -- Design and construction -- Early works to 1800.
Engravings (prints) -- England -- 18th century.
Subscriber's lists.
Müller, Tobias, active 1744-1790, engraver.
Roberts, John, active 1754-1772

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