Lot 22 of 195:
Spanish-Colonial Architecture in Mexico 10 vols  

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$700 - $1,000

Title:
Spanish-Colonial Architecture in Mexico

Author:
Baxter, Sylvester

Place:
Boston

Publisher:
J.B. Millet

Date:
1901

Description:
10 volumes. Includes 1 text volume bound in original green buckram, plus 9 green buckram folders, each housing photographic plates of architecture, with a total of 133 plates (out of 150), matted with caption on verso. Each volume with gilt-lettered morocco spine labels. Text volume is 34.3x24.3 cm (13½x9½"). Matted photograph plates measure 31.4x26 cm (12½x10¼"). Property of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, Northern California Chapter, sold for the benefit of this organization.

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Condition:
Moderate wear from handling, including chipping to spine labels and darkening, scuffs, soiling; someone has bound the plates, in seemingly random order, in the top left corner with a metal rivet, some damage at that corner from rivet, edge wear to plates (the matting), also a few photographs with light soiling; very good.


 
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