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MALTON, Thomas (1726--1801)
[Compleat treatise on perspective. Supplement. 1800]
An appendix, or, second part to the Complete treatise on perspective; containing a brief history of perspective, ... The whole delivered in nine sections, and illustrated by ten plates. Second edition, with additions and improvements. ... By Thomas Malton, Sen.
London: printed and sold, for the author, by V. Griffiths; sold also by Messrs. Carpenter and Co.; Taylor, Architectural Library, and by J. Malton, 1800.
[4], 160 p., engr. frontis., X fold. pl. ; 34.5 cm. (2°)

First published in 1783 as a supplement to Malton's A compleat treatise on perspective ... first published in 1775 (2nd ed. 1779, q.v.); see BAL, Early printed books, no. 2012 (1783 ed.). Plate 1 has a folding overlay. ESTC n68009.

Copy Notes The Soane copy has A list of the published works of Mr. Thomas Malton, Sen. and of Mr. James Malton, [1800] (q.v.) bound in front, probably as issued; the price of the bound item is altered from 1 guinea (as stated on the title-page) to £1 7s. Bought from A. Maxwell on 6 October 1812. (Archive 7A/15/37).

Binding Later C19th half calf, blind roll-tooled borders, gilt double-rule spine, green binder's cloth boards, red morocco spine-label. Bound by George Richmond for 4s. 6d., 25 April 1853. (Curatorial Papers/Bailey/Parcel 1).

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