PRIESTLEY, Joseph. A Familiar Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Perspective. Printed for J. Johnson and J. Payne. 1770. First edition.
, 3, iv-xv, , 132pp, . With terminal advertisement leaf, 25 engraved plates, folding, two of which with moveable flaps. Contemporary half calf, marbled boards, gilt, contrasting morocco lettering-piece. Rubbed, with chips to foot of spine, rubbing to surfaces, bumping to corners. Presentation copy, inscribed 'The Gift of the author to B. Forster. 1770', with two further ink inscriptions 'B. Forster' and 'B.M. Forster 17807'.