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Brayley, E. W. (Edward Wedlake), 1773–1854

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, [1], 8-476, [4] p., XXIX leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA687.W6 B73
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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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.
NSTC, 2B46511
Adams, B. London illustrated, 181
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 366
Andersen, J. Book of British topography, p. 212
Includes index.
Publisher's advertisements: [4] 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.
Britton, John, 1771-1857.
Billings, Robert William, 1813-1874, ill.
Hewitt, J., ill.
Thompson, James Robert, 1798- ill.
Capon, William, 1757-1827.
Hawksworth, John, active 1819-1848, engraver.
Clark, Thomas, active 1832-1851, engraver.
Williams, Samuel, 1788-1853, engraver.
Gladwin, George, engraver.
Bellin, Samuel, 1799-1893, engraver.
Woolnoth, Thomas, 1785- engraver.
Woolnoth, W. (William), engraver.
Carter, John, 1748-1817, engraver.
Le Keux, John, 1783-1846, engraver.
Jones, Edward, engraver.
Woods, John, engraver.
Mansell, Frederick, engraver.
Taylor, William, active 1830-1858, engraver.

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