Gilt top edge. Internally in very good condition. Pages are very lightly tanned along top edge, all very clean and bright. Tear on spine - see photo. Some foxing on front free endpaper and half-title page, no foxing on remaining pages. Some pages are rough-cut at the front edge. The spine has narrow piece missing at top edge, and the bottom spine edge has a tear (see photo). Outer corner edges are bumped. A really good tight book. xi, 722, including Additions to Third Volume, Glossary and Index. With illustrations and n diagrams/plans throughout the book.
Contents: University Buildings: 1. Schools, Library, Senate House - 2. Printing House, Museums and Lecture rooms for Natural Science, Observatory, Fitz-William Museum, Selwyn Divinity School.
Part III: Essays on the Component parts of a College. I. The Collegiate Plan - II. The Gateway - III. The Chambers and Studies - IV The Master's Lodge - V. The Hall, The Kitchen, etc - VI, The Combination Room - VII. The Library - VIII, The Treasury or Muniment Room - IX. The Chapel - X. The Style of Collegiate Buildings - XI The Tennis Court, Bowling Green, Garden, etc.