The Life of Sir Edwin Lutyens (First Edition)

By: Christopher Hussey

Price: $300.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


First Edition. Forest green cloth covers with burgundy slip and gilt lettering on spine. Beige dust jacket with mylar cover. Frontispiece. Illustrated. xxii, 602pp. Dust jacket is intact, but it's spine is sunned, and it's covers are slightly browned with some stains. Tear along spine in-between front flyleaf and half-title page, but hinge is not starting (same in-between the back flyleaf and last page). Plates have some light browning to them. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. ""Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens (29 March 1869 ? 1 January 1944) was an English architect known for imaginatively adapting traditional architectural styles to the requirements of his era. He designed many English country houses, war memorials and public buildings...The architectural historian Gavin Stamp described him as "surely the greatest British architect of the twentieth (or of any other) century"" (Wikipedia)

Title: The Life of Sir Edwin Lutyens (First Edition)

Author Name: Christopher Hussey

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London / New York, Country Life Limited / Charles Scribner's Sons: 1950

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 061711