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Allen, William, 1793-1864, Picturesque views in the island of Ascension , 1835
Picturesque views in the island of Ascension / by Lieut. William Allen, R.N. ...
- [London] : Printed for the author by James Moyes, Castle Street, Leicester Square, 1835.
- Physical Description:
-  pages,  leaves of plates (2 folded) : illustrations, map ; 28 x 38 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsFolio A 2022 36 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Full Orbis Record:
- Plates printed by Dey & Haghe.
Map of Ascension on title page.
Lithographs by Geo Barnard and A. Picken. Uncredited but also likely responsible are P. Gauci and W. Gauci, who appear in same title published in 1835 by Smith, Elder, and Co.
BAC Folio A 2022 36 Copy 1: Plates are hand-colored. Bound in contemporary brown cloth, with title stamped in gold on front cover.
BAC Folio A 2022 36 Copy 2: Plates are not colored. Bound in contemporary full leather, with title stamped in gold on spine. Bookplate: Castle Goring.
- Subject Terms:
- Ascension.Castle Goring -- Bookplate.
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