Designs of Chinese buildings, furniture, dresses, machines, and utensils. Engraved by the best hands, from the originals drawn in China by Mr. Chambers, architect, ... To which is annexed, a description of their temples, houses, gardens, &c.
|Main Creator:||Chambers, William, Sir, 1723-1796.|
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London : Published for the author, and sold by him next door to Tom's Coffee-house: also by Mess. Dodsley ; Mess. Wilson and Durham ; Mr. A. Millar, and Mr. R. Willock, 1757.
With a list of subscribers.
The ornaments are those used by John Haberkorn, who is named as printer in the imprint of the French version, 'Desseins des edifices ... des Chinois, ...', London, 1757.
Plate no. 19 wanting.
Letterpress appears to be incomplete.
Physical description: , 19,  p. ,XXI plates ; fol.
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