(Survey of London) Cox, Montagu H. & Forrest, G.Topham
The parish of St.Margaret, Westminster, part II (Neighbourhood of Whitehall, vol.I), being the thirteenth volume of the Survey of London.
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4to. (2) + xxii + 279 + (1)pp, 118 plates. Publisher’s cloth, unevenly faded. Jill Allibone’s copy, with her bookplate.
This provides a general discussion of the evidence for the buildings of Whitehall Palace, of which the Banqueting House is the only substantial survivor, and is also useful as a record of a number of architecturally significant town houses of eighteenth century date demolished to make way for government buildings of the inter-war period.