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Creator:
Britton, John, 1771-1857.
Title(s):

The history and description, with graphic illustrations, of Cassiobury Park, Hertfordshire : the seat of the Earl of Essex / by John Britton.

Published/Created:
London : The author, 1837.
Physical Description:
32 p., 20 leaves of plates : ill. ; 51 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B N 8 Copy 1
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Folio B N 8 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Folio B N 8 Copy 3
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Folio B N 8 Copy 4
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Abbey, J.R. Scenery 412
BAC : British Art Center has 4 copies. Copy 1 includes 2 added mezzotint portraits, one of which has been bound in as a frontispiece. In copy 1 most of the plates appear to be in proof state, with no legends to the plates; most are also mounted. Copies 2-4 are 51 cm., and in copies 3-4 the plates are uncolored. Copy 2 has the bookplates of Richard Blackett Beaumont, and Henry Charles Nugent Daniell, and is a presentation copy from C. Whittingham to Thos. Walford Junior. Copy 3 is a presentation copy from the author to Dawson Turner, dated 1841. Copy 4 is a presentation copy from the author to Chas. Geo. Young, dated 1838.
BAC : Text printed by C. Whittingham, at the Chiswick Press.
BAC : Plates by R.W. Billings, J. Hill, R. Havell, F. Lewis, E. Scriven, and Chas. Turner; after R.W. Billings, A. Pugin, H. Edridge, J.M.W. Turner, W. Alexander, Vandyke, Huet Villiers, W. Hunt, J. Hoppner, and Sr. Joshua Reynolds.
BAC : Illustrations by J. Wright, and S. Williams; after the author, H. Fellows, W. Hunt, R.W. Billings, A. Pugin, J.R. Thompson, R. Havell, and S. Williams.
BAC : Plate VII bound in as a frontispiece.
MUDD JJr25 68: May have 2 additional plates.
Title vignette.
"Only twenty large and one hundred and fifty small paper copies are printed for sale ..."
Plates VI and XXI omitted in numbering.
Subject Terms:
Cassiobury Park (Hertfordshire)
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