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Blore, Edward, 1787–1879
The monumental remains of noble and eminent persons : comprising the sepuchral antiquities of Great Britain / engraved from drawings by Edward Blore, F.S.A. ; with historical and bibliographical illustrations.
London : Harding, Lepard, and Co., 1826.
Physical Description:
[240] p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NB1585 .B56 1824+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Various pagings.
Steel engravings by Henry LeKeux; after Edward Blore.
Originally published in six parts. Wrappers to parts 1-4 with imprint: "Printed for Harding, Thriphook, and Lepard, Finsbury Square, London, 1824[-1825]." Parts 5 and 6 with imprint: "Harding, Lepard, and Co. Pall Mall East (removed from Finsbury Square), 1825[-1826]."
BAC: British Art Center copy in six original parts, bound in publisher's original printed wrappers with narrow leather spine. Title page (dated 1826) and table of contents issued with pt. 6. Pts. 1, 3 and 5 include inserted publisher's announcements and advertisements. Pts. 1-4 printed for Harding, Triphook and Lepard by D.S. Maurice, London; pts. 5-6 printed by Thomas Davison, London. Projected in 24 pts. to form 3 v. (cf. prospectus in advertisment in pt. 1); no more published.
Subject Terms:
Davison, Thomas -- Printer.
Effigies -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Great Britain -- Nobility -- Biography.
Harding, Lepard, and Co. -- Publisher.
Maurice, D. S. -- Printer.
Sepulchral monuments -- Great Britain.
Steel engravings -- 1826.
Publisher's advertisements -- England -- London -- 1826.
Blore, Edward, 1787-1879, ill.
Le Keux, Henry, 1787-1868, engraver.

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