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Richards, William C. (William Carey), 1818–1892

Georgia illustrated in a series of views : embracing natural scenery and public edifices / engraved on steel by Rawdon, Wright, Hatch and Smillie ; from sketches made expressly for this work, by T. Addison Richards ; accompanied by historical and topographical sketches, by our own writers ; edited by William C. Richards.

Stereotype edition.
Penfield, Geo. : Published by W. & W.C. Richards, 1842
New York : Printed by William Osborn, 88 William-Street
Physical Description:
[4], 44 pages, [13] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 29 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F290 .R63 1842+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Printer's statement from title page verso.
With an added engraved title page, dated 1841.
Originally published in parts, January-November, 1841.
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 70963
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in bound in publisher's contempory black cloth. Gilt emblem with title stamped on front cover.
Subject Terms:
Georgia -- Description and travel.
Georgia -- Pictorial works.
W. & W.C. Richards -- Publisher.
Steel engravings -- 1842.
Viewbooks -- Georgia -- 1842.
Richards, T. Addison (Thomas Addison), 1820-1900, illustrator.
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Smillie, engraver.
Osborn, William, 1799 or 1800-1850, printer.

  • The State House (vignette)
  • Rock Mountain
  • Oglethorpe University
  • Tallulah Falls
  • Georgia Female College
  • The Fall of Toccoa
  • Pulaski Monument-Christ Church (Savannah)
  • Falls of the Towaliga
  • Rock Mountain, (North side)
  • The Lover's Leap, (Chattahoochee River)
  • Brownwood Female Institute
  • City of Columbus
  • Medical College of Georgia.

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