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Sampson, George Vaughan
A memoir, explanatory of the chart and survey of the county of London-Derry, Ireland / by the Rev. George Vaughan Sampson.
London : G. & W. Nicol, 1814.
Physical Description:
[2], xvi, 359 p., [8] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., map ; 30 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA990.L8 S26 1814+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Frotispiece aquatint and map engraved by James Ford. Other engraved plates by Henry Brocas. Wood-engraved illustrations are unsigned.
Printed by W. Bulmer and Co., Cleveland-row, St. James's.
Subscriber's list: p. [ix]-x.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 480
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in original blue paper covered boards. Armorial bookplate of Arthur Conolly Gage Heygate and Frances Evelyn Rowley (Harvey) Heygate.
Subject Terms:
Agriculture -- Ireland -- Londonderry (County)
G. & W. Nicol -- Publisher.
Heygate, Arthur Conolly Gage -- Bookplate.
Heygate, Frances Evelyn Rowley Harvey -- Bookplate.
Londonderry (Northern Ireland : County) -- History.
W. Bulmer and Co. -- Printer.
Subscribers' lists.
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Aquatints -- 1814.
Wood engravings -- 1814.
Engravings -- 1814.
Brocas, Henry, 1762-1837, engraver.
Ford, James, active 1778-1812, engraver.

  • Historical introduction
  • Geographical state and circumstances
  • Civil and ecclesiastical boundares and description, towns, villages, public institutions
  • Commerce, Manufactures, Agriculture
  • Druidical and other pagan monuments, antiquites. Questions proposed. Replies. Conclusion.

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