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Creator:
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.
Title(s):

Loyal Volunteers of London & environs, infantry & cavalry in their respective uniforms : representing the whole of the manual, platoon & funeral exercise, in 87 plates / designed & etch'd by T. Rowlandson, and dedicated by permission to His Royal Highness the Duke of Glocester.

Additional Title(s):

Loyal Volunteers of London and environs, infantry and cavalry in their respective uniforms

Published/Created:
[London : R. Ackermann, Strand, 1799]
Physical Description:
[2], viii, [92] p., 77, [8], [1] leaves of plates : ill. ; 35 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
UC485.G7 L6 1799+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
UC485.G7 L6 1799+Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
UC485.G7 L6 1799+ Copy 3 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Preface is signed: R. Ackermann ... August 12, 1799.
Title page is engraved.
Descriptive text accompanies each plate.
"Two additional plates exist, 'Expedition of Military Fly' and 'Sadler's Flying Artillery': the book [Abbey copy] was bound in volume form before they were issued."--Cf. Abbey.
Abbey, J.R. Life 379
ESTC (RLIN) T77372
Colas, R. Costume, 2586
Tooley, R.V. Coloured plates (1979 ed.) 416
Lipperheidesche Kostümbibliothek (2. Aufl.), Qh8
"List of subscribers": p. [1-3].
Errata: p. [91].
BAC: British Art Center has three copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Two additional plates not included. Bound in gold-tooled calf. Copy 2 bound in gold-tooled calf, rebacked. Additional plates not included. Armorial bookplate of Sir Edward B. Baker, Bart. Copy 3 bound in contemporary boards. Has the two additional plates.
Subject Terms:
Ackermann, R. -- Publisher.
Baker, Edward B. -- Bookplate.
Great Britain. Army -- Uniforms -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain. Army. Volunteers -- Early works to 1800.
Military service, Voluntary -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Military uniforms -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1799.
Contributors:
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834.
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