Crook, J.Mordaunt, & Port, M.H.
The history of the King’s Works. Volume VI. 1782-1851.
London, HMSO 1973.
Price: £95 [convert currency]
Large 8vo. xxvi + (2) + 744pp, 66 photo plates, 29 text ills. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. Jill Allibone’s copy, with her bookplate and acquisition date 10 Nov 1977.
The final volume of the History of the King’s Works, covering the complicated building history of Buckingham Palace, the New Houses of Parliament, and of other official buildings and royal residences for which the Office of Works was responsible.