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Creator:
Watson, William, F.A.S.
Title(s):

Illustrations of Colonel Watson's history of Wisbech.

Published/Created:
Wisbech : Sold by H. and J. Leach, 1828.
Physical Description:
[18] leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 31 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA690.W8 W38 1828+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Comprises the illustrations used in William Watson's Historical account of the ancient town and port of Wisbech (Wisbech : H. & J. Leach, 1827).
Cover title.
Lithographs by E. Maule; printed by Peter Simoneau.
Engravings by Henry Melville and John Walker; after Algernon Peckover, John Grimsby Lenny, and J.H. West.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original printed wrappers. Proofs on india paper.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1828.
Leach, H. and J. -- Printer.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1828.
Simoneau, Peter -- Printer
Watson, William Historical account of the ancient town and port of Wisbech -- Illustrations.
Wisbech (England) -- Pictorial works.
Contributors:
Melville, Henry, active 1826-1841, engraver.
Walker, John, 1759-1830, engraver.
Peckover, Algernon, 1803-1893, ill.
Lenny, John Grimsby, ill.
Maule, E., ill.
West, J. H., ill.
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  • View from the north brink, Wisbech
  • The Crescent, Wisbech
  • Wisbech Castle
  • [Seals of Wisbech]
  • View of Wisbech church
  • Roman brick found at Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
  • Newton Hall
  • Dunton Hall
  • Hagbeach Hall
  • Emneth Lodge
  • Beaupré Hall
  • Bridge of suspension
  • Wisbech Chapel of Ease
  • Map of the old course of the Rivers Ouse & Nene
  • Map of the level of the fens called Bedford Level
  • Plan of the River Nene and north level, and part of South Holland
  • Plan of the proposed bridge and embankment
  • Map of the island of Ely.

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