The stranger's guide to Holkham : containing a description of the paintings, statues, &c. of Holkham House, in the county of Norfolk, the magnificent seat and residence of T.W. Coke, Esq. M.P. : also, a brief account of the park, gardens &c. &c. with a short narrative of the sheep-shearing, annually held at Holkham : embellished with a view of the south front / compiled by J. Dawson.
- Burnham : Printed, published and sold by J. Dawson, 1817.
- Physical Description:
- , v, 151 pages,  leaf of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDA690.H75 D38 1817 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- Engravings by and after T. Lester.
Page  printed on the verso of page v. Even-numbered pages are (mis-)printed on leaf rectos throughout; odds on versos.
Holmes, M. Country house described, p. 135
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 bound in publisher's original printed beige paper covered boards, rebacked.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in publisher's original printed boards; rebacked. Embossed stamp: Leamington Free Public Library. Blue ink stamp: Warwickshire County Library Withdraw.
LWL 637 H71 817: Front wanting: Final page mutilated.
LWL 637 H71 817: Swift Nov. 1954.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture, Domestic -- England -- Norfolk.Burnham -- Imprints -- Specimens -- 1817.Coke, Thomas William, Earl of Leicester, 1752-1842 -- Art collections.Country homes -- England -- Norfolk.Dawson, J. -- Publisher.Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- England -- Norfolk.Holkham (England) -- Guidebooks.Holkham Hall (England) -- Guidebooks.Leamington Free Public Library -- Stamp.Painting -- Private collections -- Great Britain.Warwickshire County Library -- Stamp.
- Engravings -- 1817.
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