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Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791
The antiquities of Scotland / by Francis Grose Esqr. F.A.S.
London : Printed for S. Hooper, No. 212, High Holborn, MDCCLXXXIX-MDCCXCI [1789-1791]
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 33 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA770 .G76 1789+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by Samuel Sparrow, James Newton, Thomas Vivares, W. Thomas, John Landseer and Thomas Medland; after S. Hooper.
Title pages of both volumes are engraved, with vignettes.
Paged continuously.
English short title catalogue, T141301
LWL 647 789G: Chaundy March 1935.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary gilt-tooled red morocco. With armorial bindings and armorial bookplates of Sir Simon R.B. Taylor. Armorial bookplate: Sir Simon R.B. Taylor. Also with printed label of Battle Abbey, completed in ms. "436/2."
Subject Terms:
Battle Abbey -- Provenance.
Landscapes -- Scotland -- Early works to 1800.
Scotland -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800.
Scotland -- History -- Early works to 1800.
Taylor, Simon R.B. Sir -- Binding.
Taylor, Simon R.B. Sir -- Bookplate.
Engravings -- 1789-1791.
Armorial bindings (Provenance)
Armorial bindings (Binding)
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Landseer, John, 1769-1852, engraver.
Medland, Thomas, active 18th century-19th century, engraver.
Newton, James, 1748-approximately 1804, engraver.
Sparrow, Samuel, engraver.
Thomas, William, 1750- engraver.
Vivarès, Thomas, approximately 1735-approximately 1810, engraver.
Hooper, S. (Samuel), illlustrator.
Hooper, S. (Samuel), publisher.

  • Berwickshire
  • Dumfries-shire
  • Edinburghshire
  • Haddingtonshire
  • Lanerkshire
  • Roxburghshie
  • Aberdeenshire
  • Angusshire
  • Argyleshire
  • Ayrshire
  • Banffshire
  • Berwickshire
  • Clackmannanshire
  • Fifeshire
  • Galloway
  • Kincardineshire
  • Kinross-shire
  • Linlithgowshire
  • Morayshire
  • Perthshire
  • Renfrewshire
  • Stirlingshire
  • Tweedale
  • Islands.

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