London: Batsford, 1881. First. hardcover. Lithographic frontispiece & 45 plates. folio, original pictorial cloth, stamped in black & gilt. London: Batsford, 1881. First Edition. poor.
The binding is worn and stained; some pages & signatures are loose, but an internally fine copy of a book that indicates the architectural care that went into designing work houses, lunatic wards, infirmaries, schools, etc.