The history and antiquities of Reading / by the Rev. Charles Coates, LL.B. Vicar of Osmington, and Preston, in the County of Dorset, F.A.S. and Chaplain to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.
- London : Printed for the author by J. Nichols and Son; and sold by J. Robson, New Bond Street; F. and C. Rivington, St. Paul's Church Yard; and Smart and Cowslade, Reading, MDCCCII 
- Physical Description:
- xv, , 464,  p.,  leaves of plates ( folded) : ill., port, plans ; 30 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Aquatint engravings drawn and engraved by Charles Tomkins.
The appendix and "Corrections and additions",  p. at end, are listed in the Contents, p. xv. They follow a new sectional title page, dated 1810: A supplement to the history and antiquities of Reading, with corrections and additions by the author. Reading: Printed by Snare and Man ... 1810.
Includes bibliographical references.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 291
SML,Y Byzr 025: With this is bound: A supplement ... with corrections and additions by the author. Reading, 1810.  p., 1 illus. 30 cm.
BAC: British Art Center is the Abbey copy. Bound in blind tooled calf. Has bound with it: Views of Reading Abbey. London: J. Whiting, 1805-1810.
- Subject Terms:
- Church architecture -- England -- Reading.J. Nichols and son -- Printer.Reading ( England) -- Description and travel.Reading (England) -- Antiquities.Reading (England) -- History.
- Aquatints -- 1802.
- Contents of plates: Plan of Reading
- Plan of Reading Abbey
- View of Reading from the River Kennet
- St. Mary's Church in Reading
- St. Lawrence's Church in Reading
- Abbey Seal
- Saxon Arches in Mrs. Clements Garden
- The arms and portrait of Hugh Farringdon
- St. Giles's Church in Reading.