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Lot 1077/0216

SOLD Hammer price: €1050, Estimate: €300-400

Maurice Craig’s Copy

Architecture: Halfpenny (Wm.)
Practical Architecture, or a Sure Guide To the true working according to the Rules of that Science: 12mo L. 1736. Fifth Edn. engd. title, dedit. & preface, & 48 engd. plts. 23pp of orig. cont. manuscript notes & drawings on loose blanks & verso of plts., cont. calf, dble gilt fillet borders, lower cover loose, upr. joints cracked.
* With two early ownership inscriptions. W. Hall & Henry Waterhouse (1770 – 1812). The latter was an Officer in the Royal Navy & sailed with first Fleet to Australia in 1788. He is commemorated by his name on Waterhouse Island in N. Eastern Tasmania. (1)

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