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Percy, Sholto, 1788–1852
London, or, Interesting memorials of its rise, progress and present state / by Sholto & Reuben Percy ...
London : Printed for T. Boys, Ludgate Hill, 1824.
Physical Description:
3 v. : ill., port., map ; 15 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA677 S3 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Plates engraved by William Thomas Fry, William Bernard Cooke, and Benjamin Davies; after Samuel William Reynolds, John Preston Neale, T. Barrett, Benjamin Davies, and Joseph Cartwright.
Sholto and Reuben Percy were names assumed by J. C. Robertson and Thomas Byerley. NUC pre-56, p. 156.
Each v. has added engraved t.-p.: The Percy histories, or Interesting memorials of the rise, progress, and present state of all the capitals of Europe / by Sholto and Reuben Percy. London, 1823.
"London: Printed by D. S. Maurice, Fenchurch-street."
Robertson & Byerley "commenced a series of 'Percy histories, or interesting memorials ...' but this got no further than 'London', 1823." DNB, p. 1303.
Includes index.
Subject Terms:
Abell, L. -- Autograph.
Boys, T. -- Publisher.
Evans, R. -- Stamp.
London (England) -- History.
Maurice, D. S. -- Printer.
Wood engravings -- 1824.
Steel engraving -- 1824.
Engravings -- 1824.
Fry, William Thomas, 1789-1843, engraver.
Cooke, William Bernard, 1778-1855, engraver.
Davies, Benjamin Rees, ill.
Reynolds, Samuel William, 1773-1835, ill.
Neale, J. P. (John Preston), 1780-1847, ill.
Barrett, T., ill.
Cartwright, Joseph, 1789-1829, ill.
Percy, Reuben, 1788-1826.

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