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RANDALL, James (c. 1778--1820)
A philosophical inquiry on the cause, with directions to cure, the dry rot in buildings. By James Randall, architect.
London: printed for the author; and sold by J. Taylor, at the Architectural Library, 1807.
x, 67, [3] p. ; 20.8 cm. (8°)

'Printed by Cox, Son, and Baylis, Great Queen Street.' (p. 67). Half-title reads: 'On The Cause And Cure Of The Dry Rot, &c. &c.'. Final leaf advertises as 'Lately Published' the author's Collection of designs for mansions, casinos, villas, lodges and cottages in the Grecian, Gothic and Castle styles, 1806. BAL, Early printed books, no. 2704.

Copy Notes Imperfect; wanting the half-title.

Binding C19th half calf, marbled-paper boards, gilt double-rule spine, black spine-label lettered 'Randall On The Dry Rot &c &c'., numbered '23' in a series of pamphlet volumes. Bound by Edwin Hutchinson for 1s. 6d., 28 February 1832. (Archive 7/16/29).

Reference Number 3116


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