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Eight views illustrating the Liverpool and Manchester railway : and the engines and carriages employed upon it.

[London : s.n., 1830]
Physical Description:
[8] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm. x 26 cm.
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
Cover title.
Lithographed throughout.
Date of publication from Abbey.
"The numbers on each view refer to Mr. Henry Booth's Account of the Liverpool and Manchester railway [Liverpool, 1830]."--Verso of title page.
"Price 7s 6d India paper - 5s plain."--Cover title.
Abbey, J. R. Life, 404
Abbey, J. R. Life, 405
BAC: British Art Center has two copies, both of which are the Abbey copies, both bound in publisher's printed paper wrappers, as issued. The plates in copy 1 (Life 404) are hand-colored. Copy 2 (Life 405) is uncolored. Inscribed: Mrs. Theremin from Mrs. W. Rathbone. Both copies are cased with Booth's An account of the Liverpool and Manchester railway (Liverpool, 1830).
Subject Terms:
Liverpool and Manchester Railway -- Pictorial works.
Railroads -- Early works to 1850.
Railroads -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Rathbone, W. Mrs. -- Pres. insc. to Mrs. Theremin.
Theremin, Mrs. -- Pres. insc. from Mrs. W. Rathbone.
Transportation -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Lithographs -- 1830.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1830.
Booth, Henry, 1788-1869. Account of the Liverpool and Manchester railway.

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