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Hicklin, John
The "Ladies of Llangollen", as sketched by many hands : with notices of other objects of interest in "that sweetest of vales" / by John Hicklin.
Chester : Thomas Catherall ; 1847.
London : Whitaker & Co., Ackermann & Co., Strand ; 1847.
Dublin : T. Cranfield, 1847.
Physical Description:
31 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 37 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA745.L74 H53 1847+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Lithographd by James Henry Lynch, George Hawkins, and W.L. Walton; after George Pickering, and Edwin W. Jacques. Plates printed by Day & Haghe.
Printed by T. Thomas, Eastgate Row, Chester.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 535
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in original printed cream boards, with roan spine.
Subject Terms:
Butler, Eleanor, Lady, 1738 or 9-1829.
Cottages -- Wales -- Llangollen -- Pictorial works.
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.
Lesbianism -- Wales.
Llangollen (Wales) -- Biography.
Llangollen (Wales) -- Social life and customs.
Ponsonby, Sarah, 1754 or 5-1831.
Valle Crucis Abbey (Wales)
Women -- Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1847.
Hawkins, George, 1819-1852, lithographer.
Lynch, James Henry, -1868, lithographer.
Walton, W. L., active 1834-1855, lithographer.
Jacques, Edwin W., ill.
Pickering, G. (George), 1794-1857, ill.

  • Contents of plates: Entrance to Plas Newydd
  • The Rt Honble Lady Eleanor Butler & Miss Ponsonby
  • Monument to the memory of Lady Eleanor Butler, Miss Ponsonby & Mary Carryl
  • Valle Crucis Abbey
  • Plas Newydd, near Llangollen
  • Reproductions of memorials to Lady Butler and Miss Ponsonby.

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