English Shop Fronts from contemporary sourcebooks 1792-1840

By: Dean, David (intro.)

Price: £35.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Light blue hard cover with title in silver on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, with light shelfwear and light soiling including a coffee/tea splashmark to spine of jacket (not affecting book in any way) and a repaired tear to the top of the rear cover of jacket. 8pp. preface and 77 b/w illustrations. This book contains illustrations of shopfronts compiled from five contemporary books on the subject (including Designs for Shop Fronts by J.Faulkner, 183 and On the Construction and Decoration of the Shop Fronts of London by N.Whittock, 1840) which show the evolution of style in English shop fronts from 1792 to 1840.

Title: English Shop Fronts from contemporary sourcebooks 1792-1840

Author Name: Dean, David (intro.)

Categories: Architecture, Design and Planning,

Publisher: London, Alec Tiranti: 1970

ISBN Number: 0854582703

ISBN Number 13: 9780854582709

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006535

Keywords: shop fronts,