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Stuart, James, 1713–1788
Critical observations on the buildings and improvements of London.
London : Printed for J. Dodsley, in Pall-Mall, MDCCLXXI [1771]
Physical Description:
[4], 51, [1] p. ; 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA682 .S78 1771
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Anonymous. By James Stuart. See Upcott.
First edition.
Price from half-title: Price two shillings and six pence.
Title vignette.
With half-title.
English short title catalogue, T34424
Upcott, W. English topography, 217
LWL 49 1609 57:19: Trimmed, with loss of most of imprint.
LWL 49 1609 57:19: Horace Walpole's notes.
BAC: British Art Center bound in quarter calf and marbled boards. Lacks half-title. Bookplate: Chas. Ino. Shoppee. Annotated on recto of first free endpaper.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- England -- London -- Early works to 1800.
Art, Municipal -- England -- London -- Early works to 1800.
Brit tracts -- 1771.
Dodsley, J. -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1771.
Harmsworth, R. Leicester (Robert Leicester), Sir, 1870-1937 -- Ownership.
London (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Early works to 1800.
Public works -- England -- London -- Early works to 1800.
Shoppee, Chas. Ino. -- Bookplate
Stanley, Edward Arthur Vesey -- Ownership.
Taunton, Henry Labouchere, Baron, 1798-1869 -- Ownership.
Urban beautification -- England -- London -- Early works to 1800.
Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797 -- Ms. notes.
Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797 -- Ownership.
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