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London interiors: a grand national exhibition of the religious, regal, and civic solemnities, public amusements, scientific meetings, and commercial scenes of the British capital; beautifully engraved on steel, from drawings made expressly for this work ... With descriptions written by official authorities.

Published/Created:
London, J. Mead [1841-1844]
Physical Description:
2 v. in 1. front., ill., plates. 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA683 .L84+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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DA683 L84+ Copy 2 Oversize
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DA683 L84+ Copy 3 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA683 L84+ Copy 4 Oversize
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DA683 L84+ Copy 5 Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engraved by T. H. Ellis, Edward Radclyffe, Henry Melville, John Shury, William Radclyffe, John Henry Le Keux, W. H. Fuge, T. Turnbull, and W. Taylor; after [Frederick William] Fairholt, John Gilbert, J. Holland, Llewellyn Jewitt, Frederick MacKenzie, George Belton Moore, Henry Melville, [Thomas] Rowlandson, Thomas Hosmer Shepherd, B. Sly, [George] Cattermole, [Edward] Dayes, Jarvis, William Lee, [Henry] MacManus, H. Jewitt, and [G. F.] Sargent.
Printed by Sears, 3 & 4, Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row.
Collation varies in different authorities. This copy, v. 1: 1 p. l., xx, 192 p.; v. 2: 2 p. l., 104 p. 48, 26 pl.
BAC: British Art Center has 5 copies. In copy 1, the frontispiece and a plate which should follow p. 28 (v. 2) are bound in following p. 186 (v. 1); copy 2 wanting t.-p. and table of contents for v. 2. In addition, p. 104 of v. 2 is in a different setting of type in the two copies. Copy 1 has bookplates of George P. Gunnis, and Rupert Sackville [Gwynne]. Copy 3, wantingthe frontispiece, is v. 1 only.
BAC: Copy 5 bound in gold- and blind- stamped redpublisher's binding. Added engraved t.p.; with J. Mead as publisher. Imperfect: v. 2 wanting
Added t.-p., engraved, dated 1841; with G. Virtue given as publisher.
Subject Terms:
Gunnis, George P. -- Bookplate.
Gwynne, Rupert Sackville, 1873-1924 -- Bookplate.
London (England) -- Description and travel.
London (England) -- Public buildings.
Mead, J. -- Publisher.
Sears -- Printer.
Virtue, G. -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1841-1844.
Engravings -- 1841-1844.
Contributors:
Shepherd, Thomas H. (Thomas Hosmer), ill.
Fairholt, F. W. (Frederick William), 1814-1866, ill.
Jewitt, Llewellynn Frederick William, 1816-1886, ill.
Mackenzie, Frederick, 1787 or 1788-1854, ill.
Melville, Henry, active 1826-1841, ill.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, ill.
Ellis, T. H., engraver.
Radclyffe, Edward, 1810-1863, engraver.
Shury, John, active 1818-1849, engraver.
Radclyffe, William, 1780-1855, engraver.
Le Keux, John Henry, 1812-1896, engraver.
Fuge, W. H., engraver.
Turnbull, Thomas, steel engraver, engraver.
Taylor, W., engraver.
Gilbert, John, Sir, 1817-1897, ill.
Holland, J., ill.
Moore, George Belton, 1805-1875, ill.
Sly, B., ill.
Cattermole, George, 1800-1868, ill.
Dayes, Edward, 1763-1804, ill.
Maclean, J. Flora, ill.
Lee, William, 1809 or 10-1865, ill.
Macmanus, Henry, d. 1879, ill.
Jewitt, H., ill.
Sargent, G. F., ill.
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