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Raucourt, colonel (Antoine), 1799–1841

A manual of lithography, or, Memoir of the lithographical experiments made in Paris, at the Royal School of the Roads and Bridges : clearly explaining the whole art, as well as all the accidents that may happen in printing and the different methods of avoiding them / translated from the French by C. Hullmandel.

Additional Title(s):

Manual of lithography

Memoir of the lithograpical experiments made in Paris, at the Royal School of the Roads and Bridges

Mémoire sur les expériences lithographiques. English

London : Printed for Rodwell and Martin, New Bond Street, 1820.
Physical Description:
xix, [1], 138, [2] p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
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By Antoine Raucourt.
Translation of: Mémoire sur les expériences lithographiques.
Printed by Thomas Davison, Whitefriars.
Illustrations printed on double leaves.
"The text is a translation from the French of Raucourt. An important book, being the first authorative account in English of the process of lithography"--Abbey.
NSTC, 2H36226
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 231
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in original blue paper covered boards. Bookplate: Rev. H. Feilden. Bookseller's label: Frank Murray. Bookseller. Moray House. Derby. Copy 2 is also bound in original paper covers. Printed paper label on spine: Manual of lithography. Inscribed: William Eaton, Leighton Buzzard.
Subject Terms:
Davison, Thomas -- Printer.
Eaton, William -- Autograph. (BACRB Copy 2)
Feilden, H. Rev. -- Bookplate. (BACRB Copy 1)
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1820.
Lithography -- Study and teaching.
Lithography -- Technique.
Murray, Frank -- Bookseller. (BACRB Copy 1)
Rodwell and Martin -- Publisher.
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850, tr.

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