Rural Residences, Consisting of A Series of Design for Cottages, Decorated Cottages, Small Villas, and Other Ornamental Buildings, Accompanied by Hints on Situation, Construction, Arrangement and Decoration, in the Theory & Practice of Rural Architecture; Interspersed with Some Observations on Landscape Gardening. John B. Papworth.
Rural Residences, Consisting of A Series of Design for Cottages, Decorated Cottages, Small Villas, and Other Ornamental Buildings, Accompanied by Hints on Situation, Construction, Arrangement and Decoration, in the Theory & Practice of Rural Architecture; Interspersed with Some Observations on Landscape Gardening
Rural Residences, Consisting of A Series of Design for Cottages, Decorated Cottages, Small Villas, and Other Ornamental Buildings, Accompanied by Hints on Situation, Construction, Arrangement and Decoration, in the Theory & Practice of Rural Architecture; Interspersed with Some Observations on Landscape Gardening

Rural Residences, Consisting of A Series of Design for Cottages, Decorated Cottages, Small Villas, and Other Ornamental Buildings, Accompanied by Hints on Situation, Construction, Arrangement and Decoration, in the Theory & Practice of Rural Architecture; Interspersed with Some Observations on Landscape Gardening.

London: Printed for R. Ackermann by J. Diggins, 1818.

First edition, with Ackermann catalogue. 27 hand-colored aquatints. 1 vols. 4to. Quarter antique calf and boards, uncut. Very pretty. Abbey Life 45; Tooley 359; Prideaux, p. 347; Martin-Hardie, pp. 112, 129, 312; Archer 246.2; Colvin, p. 437. Item #254591

Papworth (1775-1847) was an architect, artist, and founding member of the Royal Institute of British Architects. He popularised the rustic "cottage ornée" style.

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