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Creator:
Landmann, George Thomas, 1780-1854.
Title:
Historical, military, and picturesque observations on Portugal : illustrated by seventy-five coloured plates, including authentic plans of the sieges and battles fought in the Peninsula during the late war / by George Landmann, Lieutenant-Colonel in the Corps of Royal-Engineers, the same rank in the Spanish Corps of Engineers, with brevet rank of Colonel.
Published/Created:
London : Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies, Strand, by W. Bulmer and Co. Cleveland-Row, St. James's, 1818.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 40 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2009 12
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engravings by Joseph Jeakes, Joseph Constantine Stadler, John Hill, Daniel Havell, John Ogborne, and James Baily; after George Landmann.
"The title-page claims seventy-five plates including the maps; actually seventy-six were issued, Number 11 (Alcacer do Sal ... from the East, Estramadura) being omitted from the list of plates in Volume II."--Abbey.
Abbey, J.R. Travel 140
Tooley, R.V. Coloured plates (1973 ed.), 291
BAC: British Art Center is the Abbey copy. Bound in half calf marbled paper-covered boards.
Subject Terms:
Cadell, T. -- Publisher.
Davies, W. -- Publisher.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1818.
Portugal -- Description and travel.
Portugal -- History.
W. Bulmer and Co. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1818.
Contributors:
Baily, James, fl. 1780-1815, engraver.
Havell, Daniel, d. 1826?, engraver.
Hill, John, 1770-1850, engraver.
Jeakes, Joseph, engraver.
Ogborne, John, 1755-1837.
Stadler, Joseph Constantine, engraver.
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