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Creator:
Tracy, Thomas.
Title(s):

Iter boreale, or, The northern expedition : commencing 10 July 1732, ending 18 Augt. 1732.

Additional Title(s):

Iter boreale

Northern expedition

Published/Created:
England, 1732.
Physical Description:
1 volume (60 pages) : pen and black ink ; 31 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process DA670.N73 T73 1732+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Previously attributed to John Tracey Atkins.
Bound in 19th-century quarter red morocco and marbled boards.
Unpublished manuscript account of houses and landscape gardens in the north of England, by Thomas Tracy. The manuscript includes descriptions of Studley, Royal, Rufford, Thoresby, Nottingham Castle, etc., and a detailed account of work in progress at Castle Howard (12 pages) which is the "fullest at this date." For extracts from the manuscript, see: Hussey, Christopher. English gardens and landscapes, 1700-1750.
Subject Terms:
Castle Howard (England)
Country homes -- Great Britain.
Gardens -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Description and travel.
Nottingham Castle.
Rufford Abbey.
Studley Castle (England)
Thoresby Hall.
Form/Genre:
Diaries
Contributors:
Atkins, John Tracey, attributed name.
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