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Select Views of London: With Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Some of the Most Interesting of Its Public Buildings by  JOHN B PAPWORTH - Hardcover - 1816 - from marilyn braiterman rare books (SKU: 4134)

Select Views of London: With Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Some of the Most Interesting of Its Public Buildings

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Select Views of London: With Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Some of the Most Interesting of Its Public Buildings

by PAPWORTH, JOHN B

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London: R. Ackermann ., 1816. 4to, later 19th century full scarlet morocco by Riviere; triple fillet panels, marbled endpapers with inner dentelles gilt, spine with raised bands and gilt-ornamented compartments, all edges gilt. Expert hinge repair with custom-dyed Japanese paper. Mild offsetting of plates onto text. Plates bright and clean. With 76 hand-colored aquatint plates including five folding panoramas. Abbey, Scenery 217 notes two issues: no priority but copies with Papworth's name on title as in this copy are somewhat scarcer.. Full Morocco.. Fine.. 4to.

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Bookseller Inventory #
4134
Title
Select Views of London: With Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Some of the Most Interesting of Its Public Buildings
Author
PAPWORTH, JOHN B
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
R. Ackermann .
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1816
Keywords
ARCHITECTURE & LANDSCAPE DESIGN LONDON ARCHITECTURE, BRITISH LONDON, VIEWS OF REGENCY, COLOR PLATE
Size
4to

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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
spine
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edges
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hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
fine
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