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Creator:
Booth, Henry, 1788-1869.
Title:
An account of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway : comprising a history of the parliamentary proceedings preparatory to the passing of the act, a description of the railway in an excursion from Liverpool to Manchester, and a popular illustration of the mechanical principles applicable to railways : also, an abstract of the expenditure from the commencement of the undertaking, with observations on the same / by Henry Booth, Treasurer to the Company.
Published/Created:
Liverpool ; Printed by Wales and Baines and sold by them and the booksellers in Liverpool : [1830]
[Manchester] ; Printed by Wales and Baines and sold by them and the booksellers in Liverpool : [1830]
[Edinburgh] ; Printed by Wales and Baines and sold by them and the booksellers in Liverpool : [1830]
[London] : Printed by Wales and Baines and sold by them and the booksellers in Liverpool : [1830]
Physical Description:
[2], 104 p., [4] leaves of plates ([2] folded) : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
HE3020.L5 E34 1830+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Dated Liverpool, June, 1830 on p. 104.
Plates printed by C. Hullmandel. Map printed by Miller & Co. and A. Miller & Co., Liverpool.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original plain paper wrappers, as issued. Has cased with it: Eight views illustrating the Liverpool and Manchester Railway [i.e., the work here cataloged] (London, 1830).
Subject Terms:
A. Miller & Co. -- Printer.
Bancks and Co. -- Publisher.
Cadell and Co. -- Publisher.
Hullmandel, C. -- Printer.
Hurst, Chance and Co. -- Publisher.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1830.
Liverpool and Manchester Railway.
Miller & Co. -- Printer.
Railroads -- Early works to 1850.
Railroads -- Great Britain.
Transportation -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Wales and Baines -- Printer.
Contributors:
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850, printer of plates.
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