Large 8vo. x + 182pp, many photo ills. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. No ownership inscription but Gavin Stamp’s copy.
The first published book on Joseph Pickford (1734-1782), an architect active in the Derby area between the early 1760s and his death in 1782. His executed designs include the Derby Assembly Rooms and Joseph Wedgwood’s house and factory buildings at Etruria, near Burslem, Staffordshire.