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Forsyth, Robert, 1766–1846
The beauties of Scotland : containing a clear and full account of the agriculture, commerce, mines, and manufactures of the population, cities, towns, villages, &c. of each county : embellished with engravings ...
Edinburgh : Printed for Thomson Bonar and John Brown [and 7 others], 1805-1808.
Physical Description:
5 v. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA865 F73 Copy 1

Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA865 F73 Copy 2

Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA865 F73 Copy 3
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Plates by John Landseer, Robert Scott, William Angus, T. Stewart, W.B. Cooke, Sands, James Sargent Storer, George Cooke, John Greig, and Edward Mitchell; after John Landseer, Alexander Carse, I. E. Woolford, Patrick Gibson, Clark, Hallow, Francis Grose, Samuel H. Grimm, and Clarke.
British Art Center has 3 copies. Copy 1 has the bookplate of James Frothingham Hunnewell. Copy 2 has the bookplate of F. W. Fitzwygram.
Copy 3 is extra-illustrated and is bound up as v. 105-114 of an extra-illustrated set of Beauties of England and Wales (DA625.B38)
Dedication signed Ro. Forsyth.
Vols. 3-5 "Printed for A. Constable & Co., and J. Brown ..."
Added engraved t.p.s.
"Edinburgh: Printed by John Brown."
Subject Terms:
Bonar, Thomson -- Publisher
Brown, J. -- Publisher
Brown, John -- Publisher
Constable (A.) & Co. -- Publisher
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1805-1808
Fitzwygram, Frederick Wellington John, Sir, 1823-1904 -- Bookplate
Hunnewell, James Frothingham, 1832-1910 -- Bookplate
Scotland -- Description and travel.
Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance)
Landseer, John, 1769-1852, ill.
Scott, Robert, 1777-1841, engraver.
Angus, William, 1752-1821, engraver.
Stewart, T., engraver.
Cooke, William Bernard, 1778-1855, engraver.
Sands, Robert, 1782-1855, engraver.
Storer, James, 1771-1853, engraver.
Greig, John, active 1803-1853, engraver.
Cooke, George, 1781-1834, engraver.
Mitchell, Edward, engraver.
Carse, Alexander, fl. 1812-1820, ill.
Woolford, I. E., ill.
Gibson, Patrick, 1782-1829, ill.
Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791, ill.
Clark, Rodney, ill.
Hallow, ill.
Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus, 1733-1794, ill.
Clarke, ---- ill.

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