Charles Cameron architect to the court of Russia.
London, Elek Books 1971.
8vo. 111 + (1)pp, 32 photo plates. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. No ownership inscription, but Sir Howard Colvin’s copy.
The first proper biographical study of the London-born architect Charles Cameron (c.1743-1811), who had emigrated to Russia by 1779 and became one of the most highly regarded architect at the court of the Empress Catherine the Great.