Book Details


The beauties of Wiltshire : displayed in statistical, historical, and descriptive sketches : interspersed with anecdotes of the arts.
Published: London : Printed by J.D. Dewick, for Vernor and Hood, 1801-25.
Description: John Britton was an English antiquary who published The Architectural Antiquities of Great Britain. This was his first publication. It deals with the architecture and archaeological sites of Wiltshire, including Stonehenge, which is illustrated on one of the title pages and in a separate engraving.
Condition/Repair: Both volumes have broken spines. The conservator recommends a new spine liners and rebacking for volume 1. For volume 2, kozo repairs.
Donation Needed: $250.00