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Creator:
Le Clerc, Sébastien, 1637-1714.
Title(s):

A treatise of architecture : with remarks and observations / by that excellent master thereof Sebastian LeClerc ... ; necessary for young people who would apply to that noble art ; engraven in CLXXXI copper plates by John Sturt ; translated by Mr. Chambers.

Additional Title(s):

Traite d'architecture avec les remarques et des observations. English.

Published/Created:
London : Sold by Mr. Richd. Ware at the Bible and Sun at Amen corner ..., 1724.
Physical Description:
[6], [181] leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 21 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA2515 L44 1724
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
First published in french in Paris in 1714.
Engraved t.p.
Engraved throughout.
Fowler 144
ESTC T208309
Does not include the remarks and observations.
BAC: Plate 79 wanting.
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994, c1990. 483
Trade issue offered for sale for 17 shillings in October 1724 when subscribers had received their copies the previous August. Cf. Harris.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Study and teaching -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1724.
Ware, Richard -- Publisher.
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