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Wrighte, William, Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement , 1767
Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for huts, retreats, summer and winter hermitages, terminaries ... : the whole containing twenty-eight entire new designs ... : to which is added a full explanation, in letter press, and true method of executing them / by William Wrighte.
- Additional Title(s):
- London : Printed for H. Webley, 1767.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNA8450 O9 1766 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Full Orbis Record:
- BAC: British Art Center has two copies: Copy 1 is bound with Temple builder's most useful companion / by Thomas Collins Overton. London, 1766 and has the bookplate of Richard Blackett Beaumont. Copy 2 has the bookplate of John Smyth.
English short title catalogue, T86488
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. 952
Leaf of advertisements preceding plates.
Illustrations by Isaac Taylor; after A. Thornwaite.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture -- Early works to 1800.Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.Beaumont, Richard Blackett, b.1926 -- Bookplate.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1767.Garden structures -- Early works to 1800.Smyth, John, 1748-1811 -- Bookplate.Webley, H. -- Publisher.
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