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Title(s):

The triumphs of Europe, in the campaigns of the years 1812, 1813, 1814 : commemorated by a series of twelve views of Moscow, the Kremlin, Leipsic, Dresden, Berlin, Frankfort on the Maine, Amsterdam, The Hague, Hamburgh, &c. &c. &c. : from original drawings in the collection of His Imperial Majesty the Emperor of Russia : and from other authentic sources : to which is prefixed, A concise history of those important events.

Additional Title(s):

Triumphs of Europe. Most and important and interesting views of Moscow, The Kremlin, Leipsic, Dresden, Berlin, Amsterdam, &c. &c. With a history of those great events which have taken place since the retreat of Buonaparte from Moscow. The whole intended to form a splendidly illustrated record of the most eventful period in the history of Europe.

Published/Created:
London : Printed by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street, for R. Bowyer, Marlborough Place, Pall Mall, 1814.
Physical Description:
27, [17] pages, [11] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 50 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2013 46 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Notes:
Printed paper label on front cover with title: The triumphs of Europe. Most and important and interesting views of Moscow, The Kremlin, Leipsic, Dresden, Berlin, Amsterdam, &c. &c. With a history of those great events which have taken place since the retreat of Buonaparte from Moscow. The whole intended to form a splendidly illustrated record of the most eventful period in the history of Europe.
Sometimes attributed to Thomas Hartwell Horne.
This forms the first part of a work of which the second part is An illustrated record of important events, 1812, 1813, 1814, & 1815 (paged continuously with the present work) and the third part is The campaign of Waterloo.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 351
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original boards, with printed title label on front cover. Cased with: An illustrated record of important events in the annals of Europe during the years 1812, 1813, 1814, & 1815. London : Printed by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street, for R. Bower, Marlborough Place, Pall Mall, 1815 (Abbey Life 353 -- Folio A 2013 46b); The campaign of Waterloo. London : Printed by T. Bansley and Son ... for Robert Bowyer, 1816. (Abbey Life 354 -- Folio A 2013 46c); and, The ex-emperor in a bottle (London : Pubd. by J. Jenkins, 48 Strand, August 25th, 1815).
Subject Terms:
Europe -- History -- 1789-1815.
France -- History -- Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815.
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Campaigns.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1814.
Contributors:
Horne, Thomas Hartwell, 1780-1862, attributed name.
Bowyer, Robert, 1758-1834, publisher.
Bensley, Thomas, approximately 1760-1835, printer.
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  • Moscow
  • The Kremlin, Moscow
  • Leipsic
  • Dresden
  • View at the Hague
  • Dantzic
  • Amsterdam
  • Berlin
  • Frankfort
  • Rosiee
  • Hamburgh.

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