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Pennant, Thomas, 1726–1798
A journey from London to the Isle of Wight. / By Thomas Pennant ...
London : Printed, at the Oriental Press, by Wilson & Co. for Edward Harding; and sold by West and Hughes, 1801.
Physical Description:
2 v., 49 leaves of plates (some double, folding, and colored): ill., maps, ports.; 36 cm.
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC: Ms. notes by William Beckford.
BEIN 1978 +272: 31 x 24 cm. Large paper. 2 v. in 1.
Plates by Tomkins, Harding, Angus, S. Sparrow, W. Angus, Eastgate, Comte, Newton, R. H. Cromek, and J. Sparrow; after E. Tomkins, J. Nixon, Turner, Gardiner, and Grose.
V. 1: ix, [1], 205 p.; v. 2: [8], 217, [2] p.
Advertisements: [2] p. at end of v. 2.
The narrative of a tour from the Isle of Wight to Land's end was projected, but apparently not published.
Subject Terms:
Beckford, William, 1760-1844 -- Provenance (BAC)
Clements, Henry J. B. (Henry John Beresford), 1869-1940 -- Bookplate.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1801.
Etching, colored -- Specimens -- 1801.
Great Britain -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- Description and travel.
Hughes, -- Publisher.
West, Publisher.
Wilson & Co. -- Printer.
Harding, E. (Edward), 1755-1840.
Angus, William, 1752-1821.
Sparrow, Samuel, engraver.
Nixon, John, -1818.
Comte, Benjamin Rodolphe, b. ca. 1760.
Newton, James, 1748-approximately 1804.
Cromek, R. H. (Robert Hartley), 1770-1812.
Gardiner, W. N. (William Nelson), 1766-1814, engraver.
Grose, Daniel, approximately 1766-1838.
Sparrow, J.
Tomkins, E.

  • Vol. 1. From London to Dover.--v. 2. From Dover to the Isle of Wight.

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