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    Inigo Jones. The Designs of Inigo Jones, Consisting of Plans and Elevations for Publick and Private Buildings. [London]: William Kent, 1727. First edition. Two volumes in one large folio. Frontispiece and 137 copperplate engravings on ninety-seven leaves, including twenty-nine folding plates. Original quarter calf over marbled paper-covered boards. Boards heavily rubbed with scuffing, front board with minor loss to marbled paper, spine leather modestly chipped with a few bands exposed, corners bumped, lower corner of front board heavily chipped with board tearing. Text block page edges a bit chipped and lightly toned, front hinge over-opened, front free endpaper starting to separate, pencil marks within "Table of Plates." Housed in a quarter leather over brown cloth box with some rubbing on spine, a few bumps and wear on edges, front joint starting. A very good copy with beautiful, bright architectural plates.

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    March, 2017
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