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Britton, John, 1771–1857

The history and antiquities of the cathedral church of Salisbury; illustrated with a series of engravings, of views, elevations, plans, and details of that edifice: also etchings of the ancient monuments and sculpture: including biographical anecdotes of the bishops, and of other eminent persons connected with the church. By John Britton, F. S. A.

London, Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, the author, and J. Taylor, 1814.
Physical Description:
3 p. l., [v]-viii, 113, [1] p. ill., 31 plates (incl. front., plans) 30 cm.
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Folio A N87 v.1
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I̲n̲ his The cathedral antiquities of England. London, 1814-35, v. 1.
British Art Center has 3 copies of The cathedral antiquities of England. Copy 1 is wanting this volume. In copy 2 is an unpublished critique of the Salisbury volume by Edward James Willson. Copy 2 is imperfect: plates I, VII, X, XV, XIX, XX, XXII, XXIV, and 3 are wanting. With copy 2 are bound: copy 2 of Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. Works on antiquities. London [1816]; copy 2 of Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown. Salisbury Cathedral. London, 1814; and Longman and Co. Cathedral antiquities. London [ca. 1813]. Copy 3 is a large paper copy.
"A list of books, essays, and prints, that have been published, relating to Salisbury Cathedral; also a list of engraved portraits of its bishops":--p. 109-113
Subject Terms:
Salisbury Cathedral.

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