GILPIN, William S[awrey]. (1762-1843)

PRACTICAL HINTS UPON LANDSCAPE GARDENING: With some remarks on Domestic connected with Scenery

Published: LONDON: Printed for T.Cadell,Strand 1835.

Date: 1835

A lovely "Collectors Copy " of the second edition from the library of Charles Benson with his Reynolds Stone bookplate to the pastedown. Cr.8vo. xii, 235, [1]pp. 16 lithographed plates. Contemporary calf skillfully re-backed. Gilpins late career as successor to Humphrey Repton was highly successfull working at Audley End,Blayney and Scotney Castle, Nuneham House Shaw Hill, Marston Bigot,Wolterton Hall etc.

Very Good

Re-backed contemporary calf.


Offered by John Capes