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Raffles, Sophia, Lady, 1786–1858
Memoir of the life and public services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, F.R.S. &c. : particularly in the government of Java, 1811-1816, and of Bencoolen and its dependencies, 1817-1824 : with details of the commerce and resources of the Eastern archipelago, and selections from his correspondence / by his widow.
London : John Murray, Albemarle Street, MDCCCXXX [1830]
London : Gilbert and Rivington, printer, St. John's Square, [1830]
Physical Description:
xv, [1], 723, [1], 100 pages, [11] leaves of plates ([3] folded) : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 29 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DS646.26.R3 R34 1830+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Engravings by Samuel Cousins and James Basire; after H. Corbould and Franz Bauer.
"Only twelve copies are printed on this paper."--Page ii.
Includes index.
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 555
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in 19th century gilt-tooled green morocco. Inscribed by Lady Raffles: Earl Minto with the Editor's Complts. Laid in: ALS, Feb. 21, 1830, from Lady Raffles to Earl Minto.
Subject Terms:
Colonial administrators -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Colonial administrators -- Indonesia -- Biography.
Colonial administrators -- Singaport -- Biography.
Java (Indonesia)
Malay Archipelago -- Politics and government.
Minto, Earl -- ALS from Lady Raffles, Feb. 21, 1830.
Minto, Earl -- Pres. insc. from Lady Raffles.
Raffles, Lady -- ALS to Earl Minto, Feb. 21, 1830.
Raffles, Lady -- Pres. insc. to Earl Minto.
Raffles, Thomas Stamford, Sir, 1781-1826.
Statesmen -- Malay Archipelago -- Biography.
Basire, James, 1796-1869, engraver.
Cousins, Samuel, 1801-1887, engraver.
Bauer, Franz, illustrator.
Corbould, H. (Henry), 1787-1844, illustrator.
Murray, John, 1778-1843, publisher.
Gilbert & Rivington, printer.

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