William Beckford

By: Lees-Milne, James

Price: £30.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Maroon hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Just a hint of sunning to very edges of text. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear, some sunning to jacket where it meets the spine approx an inch in on the front cover (see image). Price-clipped. 124pp. plus index. Many b/w illustrations. This book was the first study of Beckford which attempts to convey through illustration the range of his interests and collection, written by James Lees-Milne who at the time of writing occupied the house in Bath where Beckford had his library.

Title: William Beckford

Author Name: Lees-Milne, James

Categories: Architecture (19th and 20th Century),

Publisher: Tisbury, Wilts., Compton Russell: 1976

ISBN Number: 0859550362

ISBN Number 13: 9780859550369

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006411

Keywords: BECKFORD FONTHILL,