<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

IIIF Actions
Illustrations to the battles of Quatre-Bras, Ligny, and Waterloo : with circumstantial details / by a near observer ; and the various communication of important particulars from staff and regimental officers in a series of thirty-four etchings ; comprehending general views of the British positions, regimental and individual acts of heroism, gallantry, and incident ; drawn from the most correct information by Capt. George Jones and engraved by S. Mitan ...
London : Sold by John Booth ..., T. Egerton ..., and J. Fairburn, 1817.
Edinburgh, 1817.
Physical Description:
[2], [xxi]-xxxvi, [xvii]-xix p., [37] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., port., maps ; 39 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DC242 B42 1817+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Original printed paper label pasted on cover reads: Illustrations of the battle of Waterloo.
from t.p.: The letter-press to which these engravings apply can be procured; a tenth edition of which is published in quarto, or two vols. 8vo.
Letter-press published under title: The battle of Waterloo, also of Ligny and Quatre-Bras.
Subject Terms:
Booth, John -- Publisher.
Egerton, T. -- Publisher.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1815.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1815.
Fairburn, J. -- Publisher.
Quatre-Bras, Battle of, Quatre-Bras, Belgium, 1815.
Stipple engraving -- Specimens -- 1815.
Waterloo, Battle of, Waterloo, Belgium, 1815.
Booth, John.
Jones, George, 1786-1869, ill.
Mitan, Samuel, 1786-1843, engraver.
Hall, Sidney, engraver.
Cooke, George, 1781-1834, engraver.
Turner, Charles, 1774-1857, engraver.

If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.