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Sketches and hints on landscape gardening : collected from designs and observations now in the possession of the different noblemen and gentlemen, for whose use they were originally made : the whole tending to establish fixed principles in the art of laying out ground

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Repton, Humphry, 1752-1818
Sketches and hints on landscape gardening : collected from designs and observations now in the possession of the different noblemen and gentlemen, for whose use they were originally made : the whole tending to establish fixed principles in the art of laying out ground
Printed by W. Bulmer and Co., Shakspeare Printing-Office, and sold by J. and J. Boydell ... and by G. Nicol ..., , [1794]

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Contents

[Cover]

[Marbled pages]

[Half-title] Sketches and hints on landscape gardening, pp. [i] ff.

[Title page] Sketches and hints on landscape gardening, pp. [iii] ff.

To the king, pp. [v]-vi

Contents, pp. [vii] ff.

Advertisement, explaining the nature of this work, pp. [ix]-x

Catalogue of those red books from whence the following extracts are made; or which are mentioned as containing further elucidations of the subjects introduced in this first volume, pp. [xi]-xii

Introduction, pp. [xiii]-xvi

Landscape gardening. Chap. I. Concerning different characters and situations, pp. [1]-2 ff.

[Plate I. State A]

[Plate I. State B]

[Landscape gardening. Concerning different characters and situations. cont.], pp. 3-4

[Plate II. State A]

[Plate II. State B]

[Landscape gardening. Concerning different characters and situations. cont.], pp. 5-10 ff.

[Plate III. State A]

[Plate III. State B]

[Landscape gardening. Concerning different characters and situations. cont.], pp. 11-12

[Plate IV. State A]

[Plate IV. State B]

Chap. II. Concerning buildings, pp. 13-14 ff.

[Plate V. State A]

[Plate V. State B]

[Concerning buildings. cont.], pp. 15-16

[Plate VI. State A]

[Concerning buildings. cont.], pp. 17-18

[Plate VII. State A]

[Plate VII. State B]

[Concerning buildings. cont.], p. 19

Chap. III. Concerning proper situations for an [a] house, pp. 20-22 ff.

[Plate VIII. State A]

[Plate VIII. State B]

[Concerning proper situations for an [a] house. cont.], pp. 23-24

[Plate IX. State A]

[Plate IX. State B]

[Concerning proper situations for an [a] house. cont.], pp. 25-26

[Plate X]

[Concerning proper situations for an [a] house. cont.], pp. 27-28

Chap. IV. Concerning water, pp. 29-30 ff.

[Plate XI. State A]

[Plate XI. State B]

[Concerning water. cont.], pp. 31-32 ff.

[Plate XII. State A]

[Plate XII. State B

[Concerning water. cont.], pp. 33-35

Chap. V. Concerning park scenery, pp. 36-40

[Plate XIII. State A]

[Plate XIII. State B]

[Plate XIV. State A]

[Plate XIV. State B]

[Concerning park scenery. cont.], p. 41

Chap. VI. On the ancient style of gardening; of symmetry and uniformity, pp. 42-46

[Plate XV. State A]

[Plate XV. State B]

[On the ancient style of gardening; of symmetry and uniformity. cont.], p. 47

Chap. VII. Concerning approaches; with some remarks on the affinity betwixt painting and gardening, pp. 48-52

[Plate XVI. State A]

[Plate XVI. State B]

[Concerning approaches; with some remarks on the affinity betwixt painting and gardening. cont.], pp. 53-65 ff.

Appendix, pp. [67]-83 ff.

Explanation of the plates

[Marbled pages]

[Cover]


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