London, South Kensington
23 March 2005
PAIN, William (1730?-1790?). The Practical Builder or Workman's General Assistant, London: Printed for J. Taylor, 1799. 4° (260 x 204mm). 73 engraved plates, J. Taylor's A Catalogue of Modern Books on Architecture, 1802 bound in at the end (some spotting and soiling). Contemporary sheep (a little worn, spine cracked). Harris 647; Archer 240.7; RIBA 2371 (see note).
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