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Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.

Thirteen etchings illustrative of striking passages in Tom Jones and Joseph Andrews / designed by Thomas Rowlandson ; also a specimen of a new edition of Smollett's works.

Edinburgh [Scotland] : Printed by John Orphoot, for Cornelius Elliot at the Cross and: John Murray; 1808.
London, 1808.
Physical Description:
[28] p., [14] leaves of plates : ill. ; 15 cm. x 23 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND497.R78 T45 1808
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
NSTC, R1830
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 242
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy.
Each leaf of plates accompanied by page of explanatory letterpress.
Plates by and after Rowlandson. Frontispiece engraved by C. Grignion.
Subject Terms:
Elliot, Cornelius -- Publisher
Etching, Colored -- Specimens -- 1808
Murray, John -- Publisher
Orphoot, John -- Printer
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754.
Smollett, T. (Tobias), 1721-1771.
Grignion, Charles, 1721-1810 engraver.

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