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Prospectus and specimens of the wood engravings which will accompany the text of the Oriental album; or Historical, pictorial and ethnographical sketches illustrating the human families in the valley of the Nile. Their costumes, usages, habits, modes of life ... By E. Prisse, Esq. ...
London, James Madden, 1847.
Physical Description:
4 p. ill. 58 cm.
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Folio A D 9
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC : "Printed by S. & J. Bentley, Wilson, and Fley."
BAC : The imprint is also a cancel. The previous imprint, which was dated 1846, gave Madden and Malcolm as the publisher.
BAC : An announcement regarding the forthcoming issuance of the work in volume form appears above the title and is a cancel, replacing an announcement regarding the issuance of the work in parts.
BAC : Illustrations by Daubigny and Edwar. May.
When published, the designs by E. Prisse appeared together with descriptive letterpress by James Augustus St. John.
Subject Terms:
St. John, James Augustus, 1801-1875. Oriental album.
Prisse d'Avennes, 1807-1879.

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