Record number 12/5494
Author Architectural Association (London)
TitleA visit to the domed churches of Charente, France, by the Architectural Association of London, in the year 1875 : published as a memorial to Edmund Sharpe : with an historical and descriptive text.
Imprint[London] :: Printed by Buck & Wootton, [ca. 1880]
Physical Descriptionxiv, 48 p., 60 leaves of plates (2 double) : ill., map, plans. ; 32 cm.
Physical Description NoteWith a carte-de-visite photograph of Edmund Sharpe attached to the front paste-down.
"Memoir": p. i-v.
SubjectChurch architecture France.
Church buildings France Charente.
Name as Subject Sharpe, Edmund, 1809 - 1877
Binding Note19th-century green morocco, gilt-blocked panel decoration, upper cover lettered in gilt 'CHARENTE' and '1875' above and below central red morocco onlay reading 'IN MEMORY / · OF · / EDMUND / SHARPE.'; lower cover stamped with gilt insignia and motto of the Architectural Association ('Design with Beauty / Build with Truth'); red morocco spine-labels lettered 'CHARENTE' and 'SHARPE' between raised bands; top-edge gilt; maroon floral decorated end-papers.
ProvenancePurchased for the RA Library in 1882.
Contributors Sharpe, Edmund, 1809 - 1877
Bibliography Note"List of Mr. Sharpe's publications": p. [vii]-xiv.
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