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Evans, Edward, 1789–1835
Catalogue of a collection of engraved portraits, the largest ever submitted to the public : comprising nearly twenty thousand portraits of persons connected with the history and literature of this country, from the earliest period to the present time : with an enumeration of the circumstances connecting the most eminent persons with the various counties of Great Britain, preferments of the clergy, &c. : alphabetically arranged with the name of the painter and engraver, and the size of each plate ... : now on sale ... by Edward Evans, book and print sellers, Great Queen Street, LIncoln's Inn Fields.
[London] : [Edward Evans], [1836-1853]
Physical Description:
2 volumes ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Z997 .E93 1836
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Vol. 2 has title: Catalogue of engraved British portraits ... London, A.E. Evans & Son [1853]
BAC: British Art Center copy imperfect: lacks volume 2. Bound in later maroon cloth.
LWL 715 Ev2 836: Gift of H.W. Liebert, June 1956.
Subject Terms:
Booksellers and bookselling -- England -- London -- 19th century -- Catalogs.
Great Britain -- Biography -- Portraits -- Catalogs.
Liebert, Herman W. -- Donor.
Portrait prints, British -- Catalogs.
Tudor-Craig, Algernon, Sir, 1873-1943 -- Bookplate.
Booksellers' catalogs -- England -- London -- 1836.

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