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Creator:
Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797.
Title(s):

A description of the villa of Mr. Horace Walpole, : youngest son of Sir Robert Walpole Earl of Orford, at Strawberry-Hill near Twickenham, Middlesex. : with an inventory of the furniture, pictures, curiosities, &c.

Published/Created:
Strawberry-Hill [London] : Printed by Thomas Kirgate, 1784.
Physical Description:
[2], [iv], 96 p., [27] leaves of plates (some fold.) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA483 W2 D47 1784+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA483 W2 D47 1784+ 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:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is the large paper edition, in original boards, as issued, with the autograph of Miss Cholmeley and the bookplate of Charles Singleton. Copy 2 has the bookplate of Richard Blackett Beaumont.
Head- and tail-pieces.
Illustrations by J. Godfrey, J. Newton, and Thomas Morris; after William Marlow, Edward Edwards, and William Pars.
English short title catalogue, T064913
Hazen, A.T. Walpole 24
Hazen, A.T. Bibliography of the Strawberry Hill Press 30
Subject Terms:
Beaumont, Richard Blackett, b.1926 -- Bookplate. (copy 2)
Cholmeley, Miss -- Autograph. (copy 1)
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1784.
Kirgate, Thomas, 1734-1810 -- Printer.
Singleton, Charles -- Bookplate. (copy 1)
Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England)
Strawberry-Hill (Twickenham, London, England) -- Imprints -- Specimens -- 1784.
Contributors:
Godfery, J.
Newton, J., engraver.
Morris, Thomas, approximately 1750-approximately 1811, engraver.
Marlow, William, 1740-1813, ill.
Edwards, Edward, 1738-1806, ill.
Pars, William, 1742-1782, ill.
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