Book Description: Dodd Mead & Company, New York, 1907. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Color and black and White Illustrations, Diagrams (illustrator). 7" X 9 1/2". "The first serious history of world architecture..Both the text and the woodcut illustrations represent a remarkable achievement in which Fergusson presented the results of the most up to date research in an astonishingly wide variety of periods and countries. It was also, and remains to this day, highly readable. Not surprisingly, it proved instantly popular, ".The book was edited by R.Phene Spiers and he signed the title page in memory of James Fergusson. Signed by R.Phene Spiers-Editor.