The Lutyens Memorial. The Architecture Of Sir Edwin Lutyens. Volume I: Country Houses. Volume II: Gardens: Lay-Outs And Town-Planning: Bridges: Imperial Dehli: Johannesburg Art Gallery: The Washington Embassy: University Buildings. Volume III:Town and Public Buildings: Memorials: The Metropolitan Cathedral, Liverpool. With The Life Of Sir Edwin Lutyens.
Folio. Three vols. Large 8vo. One vol. Publisher’s green gilt-lettered buckram covered bevelled boards, dust jackets; b/w portrait photo frontispiece, 61, pp., + 110 b/w plates of architectural drawings and plans + 271 b/w photo plates; b/w photo frontispiece, 52, pp., + 121 b/w plates of architectural drawings and plans + 277 b/w photo plates; b/w photo frontispiece 59, pp. + 107 b/w plates of architectural drawings and plans + 173 b/w photo plates; xxii, 602 pp., b/w frontispiece reproducing a pencil portrait of Lutyens by Sir William Rothenstein, illustrated with 178 b/w photo plates; a few very small nicks to the extremities of the dust jackets, expertly repaired, a little light spotting to localised areas of the dust jackets of Volume III and the Life, otherwise a particularly bright, clean set.
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