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Title:
Stowe : a description of the house and gardens of the most noble & puissant prince, George Grenville Nugent Temple, Marquis of Buckinghamshire.
Published/Created:
Buckingham : Printed and sold by J. Seeley, sold also by J. Edwards, Pall Mall, & L.B. Seeley, Paternoster Row, London, 1797.
Physical Description:
[3], vi-[viii], [9]-63, [1] pages, [32] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations ; 28 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA7625.S86 S86 1797+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA7625.S86 S86 1797+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul F. Walter
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Title page is engraved.
Engravings by and after Thomas Medland.
ESTC, T68774
Holmes, M. Country house described, p. 239
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is bound in publisher's quarter cream paper with marbled boards. Bookplate: Richard Blackett Beaumont.
BAC: British Art Centery copy 2 bound in contemporary green half calf with marbled boards. Autograph: J. Collier, Brackley.
BEIR Edea St78 797 copy 2: 25 cm. Bookplate of E.W. Manwaring.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Beaumont, Richard Blackett, b.1926 -- Bookplate.
Buckingham (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Early works to 1800.
Buckingham -- Imprints -- Specimens -- 1797.
Buckingham, George Nugent Temple Grenville, Marquess of, 1753-1813.
Collier, J. -- Autograph.
Landscape gardening -- Great Britain.
Manwaring, Elizabeth Wheeler, b. 1879 -- Bookplate.
Painting -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Seeley, J. -- Publisher.
Stowe Gardens (England) -- Early works to 1800.
Stowe House (Buckinghamshire, England) -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Guidebooks.
Engravings -- 1797.
Contributors:
Medland, Thomas, active 18th century-19th century, engraver.
Walter, Paul F., donor.
Seeley, Leonard Benton, 1766-1834, publisher.
Edwards, James, 1756-1816, bookseller.
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