The Ruins of Balbec, otherwise Heliopolis in Cœlosyria, MDCCLVII 
The Ruins of Balbec, otherwise Heliopolis in Cœlosyria.
- London : [s.n.], MDCCLVII 
- Physical Description:
- 28 p., XLVI leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., plans ; 55 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsFolio A N 16 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- CLAS JJab47 757W: 59 cm.
British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 1 has the bookplates of Richard Blackett Beaumont and of the Albermarle/Keppel families. Copy 2 has the signature of Sir Joshua Reynolds, and the signature and bookplate of John Lee.
Plates engraved by Pierre Fourdrinier and Thomas Major; after Giovanni Battista Borra.
Text signed: Robert Wood.
Also issued in the same year with text in French.
Includes bibliographical references.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture -- Lebanon -- Baʻlabakk.Architecture, Roman -- Lebanon -- Baʻlabakk.Baʻlabakk (Lebanon) -- Antiquities.Beaumont, Richard Blackett, 1926- -- Bookplate.Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Lebanon -- Baʻlabakk.Eden Hall -- Bookplate.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1757.Lee, John, 1783-1866 -- Autograph.Lee, John, 1783-1866 -- Bookplate.Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792 -- Autograph.
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