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Gibson, William Sidney, 1814–1871

The history of the monastery founded at Tynemouth, in the diocese of Durham, to the honour of God, under the invocation of the Blessed Virgin Mary and S. Oswin, king and martyr / by William Sidney Gibson Esq., barrister at law, F.S.A. etc.

London : Published for the author by William Pickering, MDCCCXLVI-MDCCCXLVII [1846-1847]
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 32 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA690.T98 G53 1846+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Probably co-designed by the author and Henry Shaw. Cf. McLean.
Includes medieval-style initial letters by Henry Shaw, lithographic reproductions of etchings by and after T.M. Richardson, lithographed facsimiles, and small wood-engravings.
Printed by Peter White & Son, London.
Title page printed in black and red; with a wood-engraved vignette.
With a half-title.
McLean, R. Victorian book design and colour printing, p. 68
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Terms:
Monasteries -- Great Britain -- History.
Oswin, Saint, King of Deira, -651.
Pickering, William -- Publisher.
Priories -- Great Britain -- History.
Tynemouth Priory -- History.
Chromolithographs -- 1846-1847.
Wood engravings -- 1846-1847.
Lithographs -- 1846-1847.
Shaw, Henry, 1800-1873, ill.
Richardson, T. M. (Thomas Miles), 1784-1848, ill.

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