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Creator:
Lysons, Daniel, 1762-1834.
Title(s):

Magna Britannia : being a concise topographical account of the several counties of Great Britain / by ... Daniel Lysons ... and Samuel Lysons ...

Published/Created:
London : Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies ..., 1806-1822.
Physical Description:
6 v. : ill. (some col.), maps, plans ; 30 cm.
Holdings:
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DA625 L995+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
British Art Center has 3 copies. Copy 1 has the bookplate of James Frothingham Hunnewell.
Copy 2 is bound in 7 vols. and has the bookplate of Edward Watts.
Copy 3 is only v.1, pt.1 and has separate t.p. that reads: Topographical and historical account of Bedfordshire. Imprint reads: Printed for T. Cadell, Strand and G. & A. Greenland, Poultry. Collation as in Upcott, so includes Additions and Corrections & Index (p. 157-189) which are not present in copies 1 & 2.
Plates engraved by Samuel John Neele, J. Lee, Richard Smirke, Samuel Lysons, Letitia Byrne, John Warner, W. Warner, Elizabeth Byrne, Henry Matthew Moses, H. Weddell, Joseph Nash, R. Stothard, James C. Redaway, and Frederick Nash; after Samuel Lysons, Richard Smirke, Frederick Nash, Thomas Hearne, Edward Blore, Robert Smirke, C. Chevalier, George Cuitt, J. Harrison, Joseph Farington, Lewis Vulliamy, C.A. (Charles Alfred) Stothard, Joseph Nash, and R. Stothard.
Text printed by Strahan and Preston, Printers-Street, London.
No more published.
Upcott, W. English topography, p. 1, 11, 26, 33, 66, 93, 600*
Subject Terms:
Cadell, T. -- Publisher.
Davies, W. -- Publisher.
Great Britain -- Antiquities.
Great Britain -- Description and travel.
Greenland, G. & A. -- Publisher.
Hunnewell, James Frothingham, 1832-1910 -- Bookplate.
Strahan and Preston -- Printer.
Watts, Edward Hanslope, 1845-1912 -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Soft-ground etchings -- 1806-1822.
Etchings -- 1806-1822.
Etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1806-1822.
Engravings -- 1806-1822.
Contributors:
Lysons, Samuel, 1763-1819.
Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824, engraver.
Lee, James, 1715-1795, engraver.
Smirke, Richard, 1778-1815, engraver.
Lysons, Samuel, 1763-1819, ill.
Byrne, Letitia, 1779-1849, engraver.
Warner, John, approximately 1787-, engraver.
Byrne, Elizabeth, etcher.
Mutlow, H., engraver.
Moses, Henry, 1782?-1870, engraver.
Weddell, H., engraver.
Nash, Joseph, 1809-1878, ill.
Stothard, R., engraver.
Redaway, James C., active 1818-1857, engraver.
Nash, Frederick, 1782-1856, ill.
Hearne, Thomas, 1744-1817, ill.
Blore, Edward, 1787-1879, ill.
Smirke, Robert, 1752-1845, ill.
Chevalier, C., ill.
Cuitt, George, 1743-1818, ill.
Harrison, J., ill.
Farington, Joseph, 1747-1821, ill.
Vulliamy, Lewis, 1791-1871, ill.
Stothard, C. A. (Charles Alfred), 1786-1821, ill.
Warner, W., engraver.
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  • v.1. Bedfordshire ; Berkshire ; Buckinghamshire
  • v.2. Cambridgeshire ; The county palatine of Chester
  • v.3. Cornwall
  • v.4. Cumberland
  • v.5. Derbyshire
  • v.6. Devonshire

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