William Gilpin - Remarks on Forest Scenery and Other Woodland Views - 1794

Description
William Gilpin - Remarks on Forest Scenery and Other Woodland Views - 1794
Illustrated, Natural History - Quantity: 2 - Book

William Gilpin. Remarks on forest scenery, and other woodland views, (relative chiefly to picturesque beauty) ... In three books. In two vols. Second edition. London, 1794

Gilpin (1724-1804), founder and prophet of the aesthetic school of the picturesque. This and his other books were very influential in making readers readjust their view of 'nature'. With 32 prints. The copy is sound but has clear signs of wear.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Illustrated, Natural History
Author/ Illustrator
William Gilpin
Book Title
Remarks on Forest Scenery and Other Woodland Views
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1794
Edition
Second Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
R. Blamire
Binding/ Material
Half leather
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