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Creator:
Croly, George, 1780-1860.
Title(s):

The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia. From drawings made on the spot by David Roberts, R.A. With historical descriptions by the Revd. George Croly. L.L.D. Lithographed by Louis Haghe ...

Published/Created:
London, F.G. Moon, 1842-1849.
Physical Description:
3 v. front. (port.), 123 (i.e. 124) col. plates, map. 68 cm.
Holdings:
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Folio B N 7
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
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Notes:
Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 131-132
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC : British Art Center has 4 copies, all issued in or after 1849. Copy 1 issued in 20 parts in 10 paper portfolios, entitled Roberts's sketches in the Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt, and Nubia; parts IX and X wanting the portfolio. Copy 2 issued in 20 parts in 18 cloth portfolios, entitled Roberts' sketches. The Holy-Land. Copies 3 and 4 each bound in 3 volumes.
BAC: List of subscribers wanting in copies 1 and 3. Copy 2 has a printed slip (an apology from the publisher for the delay in publication) tipped in at the beginning; a leaf of advertisements appears at the end of part I. In copy 3 a different advertisement is slipped in at the front.
BAC : In copies 1 and 3, some of the plates appear as illustrations on pages containing letterpress. Copies 2 and 4 have all illustrative matter mounted in plate form, with added coloring by hand.
BAC : The concluding sections of this work were issued independently as Brockedon, William. Egypt & Nubia, from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts R.A. London, 1846-1849.
BAC : Portrait of David Roberts (front.) "drawn on stone from life by C. Baugniet, London, 1844," and lithographed by Day & Haghe, who also printed the t.-p.'s.
BAC : Title vignettes included in number of plates.
BAC : Plate entitled "El Khasne, Petra" not included in List of subjects.
BEIN 1979 Folio 30: Bound in 2 v. 61 cm.
BEIN 1996 Folio 25: Bound in 2 v.
Illustrated, engr. title-pages.
Plates and illus. mounted.
Subject Terms:
Middle East -- Description and travel.
Contributors:
Roberts, David, 1796-1864.
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