An Essay on the Construction, Hanging and Fastening of Gates; Exemplified in six quarto plates
London Printed by C Whittingham, Dean Strreet, Fetter Lane for Lackington, Allen and Co 1804
Second edition, revised. vi + [2 advertisement & errata] + 116pp illustrated. Rebound with quarter green morocco, marbled boards and matching end papers, gilt rulings and title to make a very good copy. Six fold out engraved plates. Title page a little dusty and some scattered foxing else a very good copy. Standard work on how to make gates, drawing on the authors' experience of working in Shropshire. Superb illustrations on the details of construction including hinges and fastenings for which the book is praised by John Claudius Loudon.