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Draper, George, approximately 1796–

Historical account [of Beleigh Abbey, Essex].

Additional Title(s):

Historical account of Beeleigh Abbey, Essex

[London] : [G. Draper], [1818]
Physical Description:
5 pt. : chiefly ill. ; 33 cm.
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Copyright Status:
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Aquatint engravings by Richard Brinsley Peake; after George Draper.
Caption title.
Consists of 5 parts. Issued without a general title page. Each part has a separate dedication leaf, all inscribed to different people, and dated between January and June, 1818. Part 1 has a short "Historical account" of 6 pages; otherwise each part consists of 4 plates with a descriptive leaf.
Anderson, J.P. Book of British topography, p. 103
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is bound in contemporary gray paper boards. Copy 2 is bound in contemporary half calf and red cloth. Armorial bookplates: Rupert Sackville Gwynne; Rupert Gunnis.
Subject Terms:
Abbeys -- Great Britain -- History.
Beeleigh Abbey (Essex, England) -- History.
Draper, G. -- Publisher.
Essex (England) -- Pictorial works.
Great Britain -- Church history -- 19th century.
Gwynne, Rupert Sackville -- Bookplate.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Aquatints -- 1818.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1818.
Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847, engraver.

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