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Title:
Old England's worthies : a gallery of portraits, from authentic copies, of the most eminent statesmen, lawyers, warriors, men of letters and science, and artists of our country. Accompanied by full and original biographies / by Lord Brougham, and other distinguished authors.
Published/Created:
London : James Sangster and Co., [1862?]
Physical Description:
5 p. ., vii-viii, lxxxiv, 272 p. front., ill., plates (part. col.) 36 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA28 .04 1862+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Published after the death of Prince Albert in 1861. A head-piece and a tail-piece are both dated 1862.
Added t.-p., engraved.
Frontispiece by C. Chabot; color plates printed by Leighton, Brothers; after J. C. Horseley, John Taylor, and E. M. Ward.
Head- and tail-pieces by or after S. Sly, R. W. Buss, Jackson, Naseby, Dund, Cleghorn, and Bonner.
Binding signed J. L. [i. e. John Leighton].
Imperfect: one leaf and a number of plates have been cut up.
Subject Terms:
Great Britain -- Biography.
Leighton, Brothers -- Printer.
Leighton, John -- Bookbinder.
Sangster (James) and Co. -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- 1862?
Medal engravings -- 1862?
Stipple engravings -- 1862?
Wood engravings -- 1862?
Contributors:
Jackson.
Naseby.
Dund.
Sly, S.
Buss, Robert William, 1804-1875.
Cleghorn, John, 1784-1873.
Bonner,.
Horseley, John Callcott, 1817-1903.
Ward, Edward Matthew, 1816-1879.
Taylor, John, approximately 1630-1714.
Brougham and Vaux, Henry Brougham, Baron, 1778-1868.
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