The history of the ancient palace and late Houses of Parliament at Westminster : embracing accounts and illustrations of St. Stephen's Chapel, and its cloisters, Westminster Hall, the Court of Requests, the Painted Chamber &c. &c. / by Edward Wedlake Brayley, and John Britton, Fellows of the Society of Antiquaries, &c., &c., &c. ; illustrated by engravings.
- Additional Title(s):
Palatial and parlimentary edifices of Westminster
- London : John Weale, Architectural Library, 59, High Holborn, 1836.
- Physical Description:
- xvi, , 8-476,  p., XXIX leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 22 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Plate I is engraved t.p. reading: Palatial and parliamentary edifices of Westminster.
Engravings by John Hawkesworth, Thomas Clark, Samuel Williams, George Gladwin, Samuel Bellin, Thomas Woolnoth, William Woolnoth, John Carter, John Le Keux, Edward Jones, John Woods, F. Mansell, and William Taylor; after Robert William Billings, J. Hewitt, J. R. Thompson, William Capon, and Thomas Clark.
Printed by J.B. Nichols and Son, 25, Parliament Street.
Engraved vignette on letter press t.p.
Adams, B. London illustrated, 181
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 366
Andersen, J. Book of British topography, p. 212
Publisher's advertisements:  p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy has bookplate of S. Gluckstein.
- Subject Terms:
- Engraving -- Specimens -- 1836.Gluckstein, S. -- Bookplate.Nichols, J. B. -- Printer.Steel engraving -- Specimens -- 1836.Weale, J. -- Publisher.Westminster Palace (London, England) -- History.
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Brayley, E. W. (Edward Wedlake), 1773-1854, The history of the ancient palace and late Houses of Parliament at Westminster , 1836
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