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Creator:
Thompson, W. H.
Title(s):

Sicily and its inhabitants : observations made during a residence in that country, in the years 1809 and 1810 / by W.H. Thompson.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for Henry Colburn ... and sold by George Goldie, Edinburgh, and John Cumming, Dublin, 1813.
Physical Description:
[8], 234 p., [4] leaves of plates ([1] folded) : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DG863 .T47 1813+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
DG863 .T47 1813+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Aquatints by Robert & Daniel Havell.
Printed by B. Clark, Well-Street, London
Abbey, J.R. Travel 260
MUDD Edha +809T: Half-title ? wanting.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in marbled boards. Copy 2 in original boards, with publisher's printed spine label. Rebacked.
Subject Terms:
Clarke, B. -- Printer.
Colburn, Henry -- Publisher.
Sicily (Italy) -- Description and travel.
Sicily (Italy) -- Social life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1813.
Contributors:
Havell, Robert, 1832- engraver.
Havell, Daniel, -1826? engraver.
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  • Contents of the plates: Map of Sicily
  • View of the city and port of Messina
  • Temple of Concord at Girgentum
  • View of the port of Palermo.

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