Three Essays: On Picturesque Beauty; On Picturesque Travel; And On Sketching Landscape: To Which Is Added A Poem, On Landscape Painting. William Gilpin.

Three Essays: On Picturesque Beauty; On Picturesque Travel; And On Sketching Landscape: To Which Is Added A Poem, On Landscape Painting

London: R. Blamire, 1794. Second edition. leather_bound. 143 [5]. 22.5 x 15. Six color aquatint plates, plus one line drawing -- a lesson in perspective. Errata slip, page of publisher adverts. ABBEY LIFE 129. Book label, plates clean, title page, first nine leaves and last nine leaves dampstained; backstrip lettered and decorated in gilt, binding firm and tight. Contemporary brown tree calf rebacked with original spine laid down. Very good. Item #19410

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