Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.
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- Elmes, James
- A Practical Treatise on Architectural Jurisprudence: In Which the Constitutions, Canons, Laws and Customs Relating to the Art of Building, Are Collected from the Best Authorities [etc.]
- W. Benning, Law Bookseller, Fleet-Street [etc.], London, 1827.
- The dedication copy of the only edition of the first work on legal architecture in England, seemingly specially bound for Lord Lyndhurst, the son of John Singleton Copley and Lord Chancellor, and possessor of a "natural genius" for architecture
- Contemporary morocco, elaborately blind-tooled, inner-gilt dentelles and all edges gilt, now quite worn but sound; with Lord Lyndhurst's bookplate
- Book No.:
- $ 2500.00
- Legal Architecture
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