Strawberry-Hill, Thomas Farmer: 1762-1771
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 5034
This set "now digested and published from his original manuscripts by Mr. Horace Walpole." Volume 4 includes "The History of the Modern Taste in Gardening." Catalogue is "of Engravers, who have been born, or resided in England,"..."to which is added An Account of the Life and Works of the latter [Vertue]." Desiccated brown leather with gilt bands and debossed detailing to front and back board edges. Five raised bands to spine with debossed text. Spine crudely hand-painted with gold to each volume including catalogue. All edges gilt. Several boards detached. Occa... View More...