Author: Jones, Owen
Title: The Grammar of Ornament. Illustrated by Examples from Various Styles of Ornament.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1868
156 pp. Chromolithograph title page + 112 chromolithograph plates. (Small folio) 34x23 cm (13¼ x9"), original blind-ruled brown cloth, spine & front cover lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt, edges beveled, all edges gilt. Second Edition.
The classic reference work on ornamental design in architecture and the decorative arts. This is the best and most complete of many such works produced out of the growth of the Arts and Crafts movements of Victorian England. With plate legends in English, French, and German.