A Collection of the Most Approved Examples of Doorways from Modern Buildings in Italy and Sicily, expressly measured and delineated for this work, preceded by a sketch of the history of Italian architecture from its revival to the time of Palladio.
First edition, 4to, 29cm, pp.[vi], 47, 54 engraved plates, London: Published by John Weale, Architectural Bookseller, 1836.
54 full-page engraved plates in fine condition. Bound in blue half calf with maroon leather label, gilt, marbled paper-covered sides. Extremities faintly worn, but a fine copy.
Bookplate of Thomas Cubitt (the builder), who was also one of the original subscribers. Donaldson was the first Professor of Architecture at University College, London.