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Walpole, Horace, 1717–1797

Jeffery's edition of The castle of Otranto, a Gothic story. Translated by William Marshal, gent. from the original Italian of Onuphrio Muralto, Canon of the Church of St. Nicholas at Otranto ...

A new ed.
London, Printed by Cooper and Graham, and sold by the publisher, 1796.
Physical Description:
xvi, 152 p. col. front., col. plates. 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3757 W2 C3 1796
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Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 28
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC : Plates, which are those of Sivrac's Italian translation, 1795, engraved by Birrel after "una dama" (Anne Melicent Clarke); various borders conceal the publisher's imprint.--Cf. Hazen, A.T. Bibliography of Horace Walpole, New Haven, 1948, p. 63-65.
BAC : Frontispiece engraved by Thomas Medland after Joino.

Color Printing in England, 1486-1870 (Yale Center for British Art, April 20, 1978-June 25, 1978) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

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