The history and antiquities of Bath Abbey Church : including biographical anecdotes of the most distinguished persons interred in that edifice; with an essay on epitaphs, in which its principal monumental inscriptions are recorded. Illustrated by a series of engravings ... / By John Britton ...
- London : Printed for the author, Longman and Co., Taylor; [etc., etc.], 1825.
- Physical Description:
- 3 p. ., [v]-xii, 156 p. front., plates, plan. 28 cm.
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- Copyright Not Evaluated
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Printed by J. Moyes.
Plates printed by Barnett & Son, Cox & Barnett, Cox & Co., and Hayward.
Plates by John Le Keux, Thomas Frazer Ranson, John Charles Varrall, Richdard Roffe, Henry Winkles, James W. Lewis, Henry Le Keux, William Deeble, William Raymond Smith, and John Rolph; after Frederick Mackenzie, W. H. (William Henry) Bartlett, Thomas Mann Baynes, Richard Cattermole, H. Ansted, George Shepherd, and Samuel Rayner.
British Art Center has 3 copies. Copy 1 is the large paper copy, and many of the plates are proof impressions. Copy 1 includes an additional small print of Bath Abbey Church. Copy 1 has the bookplate of James Frothingham Hunnewell and the autograph of C. J. Richardson. Copy 2 has the bookplate of the Earl of Normanton. Copy 3 is bound with v. 3 of the author's Cathedral antiquities. London, 1816-1836 (call no.: NA5461 +B7 v. 3).
- Subject Terms:
- Barnett & Son -- Printer.Bath Abbey (Bath, England)Britton, John -- Publisher.Cox & Barnett -- Printer.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1825.Hunnewell, James Frothingham, 1832-1910 -- Bookplate, 1902.Longman and Co. -- Publisher.Moyes, J. -- Printer.Normanton, Earl of -- Bookplate.Richardson, Charles James, 1806-1871 -- Autograph.Taylor -- Publisher.
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Britton, John, 1771-1857, The history and antiquities of Bath Abbey Church , 1825
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