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

PRACTICAL HINTS UPON LANDSCAPE GARDENING: With some remarks on Domestic Architecture.as 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.

Condition
Very Good

Binding
Re-backed contemporary calf.

£395

Offered by John Capes