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Title(s):

The parlour table-book, or, Pictorial miscellany : containing a choice collection of historical and landscape illustrations, finely engraved on steel.

Published/Created:
London : Printed and published by William Woodward, [184-?]
Physical Description:
[2], 96, [42] p., [32] leaves of plates : ill. (one col.) ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA683 .P28+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Frontispiece engraved and printed by George Baxter, dated 1835.--cf. Lewis, C.T.C. George Baxter, 5a.
Other plates engraved by Henry Melville, T. H. Ellis, William Radclyffe, John Shury, John Rogers, and William John Cooke; after John Gilbert, Llewellyn Frederick William Jewitt, Frederick Mackenzie, William Lee, Frederick William Fairholt, Henry MacManus, H. Jewitt, B. Sly, G.F. Sargent, and Nathaniel Whittock.
Gold-stamped red cloth publisher's binding.
Title vignette.
Pages [1]-96 selected from work entitled: London interiors. London : J. Mead, [1841-1844]. Pages [1]-38 at end is miscellaneous selection of poetry and prose.
Running title: London interiors.
Subject Terms:
Baxter, George, 1804-1867 -- Printer.
Gift books -- Specimens.
London (England) -- Description and travel.
London (England) -- Public buildings.
Poetry -- Collections.
Woodward, William -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- [184-?].
Wood engravings -- [184-?].
Steel engraving -- [184-?].
Contributors:
Baxter, George, 1804-1867, engraver.
Melville, Henry, active 1826-1841, engraver.
Ellis, T. H., engraver.
Radclyffe, William, 1780-1855, engraver.
Shury, John, active 1818-1849, engraver.
Rogers, John, approximately 1808-approximately 1888, engraver.
Cooke, William John, 1797-1865, engraver.
Gilbert, John, Sir, 1817-1897, ill.
Jewitt, Llewellynn Frederick William, 1816-1886, ill.
Mackenzie, Frederick, 1787 or 1788-1854, ill.
Lee, William, 1809 or 1810-1865, ill.
Fairholt, F. W. (Frederick William), 1814-1866, ill.
Macmanus, Henry, -1879, ill.
Jewitt, H., ill.
Sly, B., ill.
Sargent, G. F., ill.
Whittock, N. (Nathaniel), 1791-1860, ill.
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