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Title:
The Connoisseur. By Mr. Town, critic and censor-general.
Published/Created:
London, Printed for J. Parsons, 1793.
Physical Description:
4 v. front. (port.), plates. 15 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR1365 C6 1793
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
British Art Center has only v. 1, which lacks added t.-p.
Plates engraved by F. Sansom and J. Dadley; after Richard Corbould.
Added t.-p.: Parson's Select British classics, a well chosen collection of classical essays, v. 14-17.
Added title-pages, engr., with vignettes.
Written chiefly by George Colman and Bonnell Thornton; originally published in 140 weekly numbers, from Jan. 31, 1754-Sept. 30, 1756.
"Memoirs of Bonnell Thornton, esquire": v. 1, p. i-xxiii.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1793.
London (England) -- Social life and customs.
Parsons, J. -- Publisher.
Pepper, Michael -- Bookplate.
Stipple engraving -- Specimens -- 1793.
Contributors:
Thornton, Bonnell, 1724-1768.
Colman, George, 1732-1794.
Town, Mr.
Sansom, F., fl. 1788-1800, engraver.
Dadley, J., engraver.
Corbould, Richard, 1757-1831, ill.
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