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Wilkinson (Sir John Gardner) On Colour and the necessity for a General Diffusion of Taste among all Classes, first edition, 8 lithographed plates, 5 chromolithographed and 3 hand-coloured, illustrations, errata slip, contemporary calf, gilt, prize binding with inscription, rubbed at edges, rebacked, 1858 § Haeuselmann (J.) & R.Ringger. Petit Traité d'Ornements Polychromes, Manuel de Poche..., 51 chromolithographed plates, some heightened with gold, a little spotted or browned, small label to corner of title, original cloth-backed decorative boards, paper label on spine, Zurich, [1883], rubbed, 8vo & oblong 16mo (2)

⁂ The first is concerned with colour and pattern, particularly their use in garden design.

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Wilkinson (Sir John Gardner) On Colour and the necessity for a General Diffusion of Taste among all Classes, first edition, 8 lithographed plates, 5 chromolithographed and 3 hand-coloured, illustrations, errata slip, contemporary calf, gilt, prize binding with inscription, rubbed at edges, rebacked, 1858 § Haeuselmann (J.) & R.Ringger. Petit Traité d'Ornements Polychromes, Manuel de Poche..., 51 chromolithographed plates, some heightened with gold, a little spotted or browned, small label to corner of title, original cloth-backed decorative boards, paper label on spine, Zurich, [1883], rubbed, 8vo & oblong 16mo (2)

⁂ The first is concerned with colour and pattern, particularly their use in garden design.

Lot 112

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