8vo. xxi + (1) + 366pp, 110 photo plates, text ills. Publisher’s cloth. Jill Allibone’s copy, with her bookplate.
The author’s last book, completed by him a month before his death. As a general history of European architecture it is not at all satisfactory – it does not have anything to say about Italian architecture after 1600 or much to say about French architecture after 1700 – but it was brave of Jackson to embark on such a book when in his late eighties.