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Mayer, Luigi

Vues en Egypte / d'après les dessins originaux en la possession de Sir Robert Ainslie, pris durant son ambassade à Constantinople par Louis Mayer ; graves par Thomas Milton et sous sa direction : avec des observations historiques et des remarques particuliers sur les moeurs et les usages des habitans de ce pays.

Additional Title(s):

Views in Egypt. French

À Londres : De l'imprimerie de Thomas Bensley, Bolt court, Fleet street, pour R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, 1802.
Physical Description:
[4], 109, [3] pages, [48] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 47 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2022 48
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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BAC Folio A 2022 48: Plates are hand-colored. Bound in contemporary black leather with title stamped in gold on spine, gold design stamped on covers, and gilt edge. Bookplate: Library of the Society of Biblical Archaeology, 11 Hart Street, Bloomsbury, W.C.
Subject Terms:
Egypt -- Description and travel.
Egypt -- Pictorial works.
Society of Biblical Archæology (London, England) -- Bookplate.
Hand coloring.
Ainslie, Robert, Sir, 1730?-1812, sponsoring body, dedicatee.
Bowyer, Robert, 1758-1834, publisher.
Bensley, Thomas, approximately 1760-1835, printer.
Milton, Thomas, 1743?-1827, engraver.

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