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Creator:
Merigot, James.
Title(s):

A select collection of views and ruins in Rome and its vicinity : executed from drawings made upon the spot in the year 1791 ...

Additional Title(s):

Ruines de Rome.

Published/Created:
London : Published by R. Edwards, Bond-street; and sold by Edwards, Pall-Mall; White, Fleet-street; and Robinsons, Paternoster-row, 1797[-1799]
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2010 67 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2010 67 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Added engraved title page: Ruines de Rome.
Text in English and French.
Volume II is dated 1799 and bears the imprint: London: sold by Messrs. Robinsons; Mr. White; Mr Faulder; and Mr. Evans.
Imprint on plates: J. Merigot & R. Edwards.
First edition of this work, available on small paper or on large paper, with the aquatints hand-colored. Cf. British Architectural Library.
ESTC (RLIN), T105743
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 2103
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is a large paper copy, with hand-colored plates. Added engraved title page present in v. 2 only. Bound in gilt-stamped tree calf.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 is a small paper copy. Bound in original blue paper covered boards. Aquatints are uncolored. Added engraved title page present in v. 2 only.
Subject Terms:
Edwards, R. -- Publisher.
Hearne, J. -- Publisher.
Italy -- Pictorial works.
Rome (Italy) -- Pictorial works.
Rome -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1797-1799.
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