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Creator:
Beaumont, Albanis, 1755-1812, author, illustrator.
Title(s):

Travels through the Maritime Alps, from Italy to Lyons, across the Col de Tende, by the way of Nice, Provence, Languedoc, &c. : with topographical and historical descriptions : to which are added, some philosophical observations on the various appearances in mineralogy, &c. found in those countries / by Albanis Beaumont ; author of the Rhaetian Alps, &c. &c. &c.

Published/Created:
London : Printed by T. Bensley, 1795.
Physical Description:
[6], 127 pages, [3] pages, [24] leaves of plates ([1] folded) : illustrations, maps ; 44 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 36 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 36 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Aquatints by Albanis Beaumont; after Cornelis Apostool.
With an added engraved title page.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 52
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary brown paper covered boards. Plates are uncolored. Provenance: Cambridge University Library, with cancelled library stamp on the first title. Inscribed: Bibliothecae Coll: Christi Cant: donavit T. Hutton, Armiger, A.D. 1861. Has bound with it: Select views of the antiquities and harbours in the south of France. London : Printed by T. Bensley, 1794 (Abbey Travel 51).
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in contemporary gilt-tooled red morocco. Plates are before aquatints and before letters. Armorial bookplate: Joseph Neeld. Has bound with it: Select views of the antiquities and harbours in the south of France. London : Printed by T. Bensley, 1794 (Abbey Travel 51).
Subject Terms:
Alps, French (France) -- Description and travel.
Cambridge University Library -- Stamp.
Maritime Alps (France and Italy) -- Description and travel.
Mountains -- Italy -- Alps, Italian -- Description and travel.
Neeld, Joseph -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1795.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1795.
Etchings -- 1795.
Maps.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Apostool, Cornelis, 1762-1844, engraver.
Bensley, Thomas, approximately 1760-1835, printer.
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