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Creator:
Spence, Joseph, 1699-1768.
Title:
Polymetis, or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists : being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another ... / by the Revd. Mr. Spence.
Edition:
The second edition, corrected by the author.
Published/Created:
London : Printed for R. and J. Dodsley, 1755.
Physical Description:
vi, 361, [1] p., : port., ill., XLI pl. (part fold.) ; 44 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A N 122
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Frontispiece engraved by George Vertue after Isaac Whood.
Illustrations and plates engraved by Louis Philippe Boitard.
Subject Terms:
Art, Ancient.
Dodsley, R. and J. -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1755.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1755.
Latin poetry -- History and criticism.
Mythology, Classical.
Stipple engraving -- Specimens -- 1755.
Contributors:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, engraver.
Whood, Isaac, 1688 or 1689-1752, ill.
Boitard, Louis-Philippe, active 1733-1770, engraver.
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