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Fosbroke, Thomas Dudley, 1770–1842

An original history of the city of Gloucester : almost wholly compiled from new materials, supplying the numerous deficiencies and correcting the errors, of preceding accounts : including also the original papers of the late Ralph Bigland ... / by the Rev. Thomas Dudley Fosbrooke ...

London : Printed by and for John Nichols and Son ..., sold also by Mr. Hough, and ... Washbourne and Son, Gloucester, 1819.
Physical Description:
[2], x, 471 p., [38] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., plan ; 29 cm.
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DA690 G5 F67 1819+ Oversize
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Plates engraved by Thomas Bonnor, Philipp Audinet, J. Rawle, John Lee, and Thomas Ravenhill; after Thomas Bonner, I. Ross, and Thomas Ravenhill.
Added engraved t.p. reads: History of Glovcester.
"Fosbrooke's history may be considered as a continuation, in altered form, of Bigland's history ... Of the 37 illustrations which it contains, all except 8 ... had been engraved for Bigland's work."--Hyett, Bibliographer's manual of Gloucestershire literature.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1819.
Gloucester (England) -- History.
Hough, Mr. -- Publisher.
Nichols (John) and Son -- Printer.
Washbourne and Son -- Publisher.
Bigland, Ralph, 1711-1784.
Bonnor, Thomas, ill.
Audinet, Philip, 1766-1837, engraver.
Rawle, J., engraver.
Lee, John, -1804, engraver.
Ravenhill, Thomas, ill.
Ross, I., ill.

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