REPTON, Humphry; REPTON, John Adey.
Fragments on the theory and practice of landscape gardening,
including some remarks on Grecian and Gothic architecture, collected from various manuscripts, in the possession of the different noblemen and gentlemen, for use they were originally written; the whole tending to establish fixed principles in the respecti
First edition; large 4to (370 mm x 300 mm), xii, 238 pp; 42 aquatint plates and plans including 21 hand-coloured (3 folding) and 3 tinted, one woodcut, numerous vignettes throughout, 13 plates and 2 vignettes with overlays, with half-title; bound in contemporary drab boards, printed label on spine, some neat restoration to the corners, some slight wear to the boards; all housed in a modern slipcase.
Abbey (Scenery), 391.