A Series Of Selected Designs For Country Residences, Entrance Lodges, Farm Offices, Cottages, &c; With remarks upon Site, Soil, Ornamental Planting, Water, Drainage, Sewerage, Construction, &c.,

London: Longmans, Green, Reader And Dyer, et al, 1867. First edition. Hardcover. 34 pages in text. Thirty-three lithographic plates, a few tinted, some double-paged, include plans to scale and elevations. The dedication is to H.R.H. the late Prince Consort, the Earl of Leicester for whom Dean erected designs herein with particular emphasis on promoting the prosperity of tenants and the comfort of laborers. Designs are eclectic adaptations of Old English and Tudor style primarily for large country estates with ancillary out buildings. Plates predominately clean, a few with dampstains in margins, corners backstrip head and foot and extremity wear. Orig. blue cloth decorated in blind, lettered in gilt. Very good. Item #17622

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