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Throsby, John, 1740–1803

The history and antiquities of the town and county of the town of Nottingham : containing the whole of Thoroton's account of that place, and all that is valuable in Deering / by John Throsby ...

[Nottingham] : Burbage and Stretton, Tupman, Wilson, and Sutton, Nottingham ..., 1795.
Physical Description:
[2], ii, [3]-177 (i.e. 179), [3] p., [25] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., plans, port ; 30 cm.
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DA670 N9 T57 1795+ Oversize
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Illustrations engraved by William Walker, J. Wigley, and John Walker; after John Walker, John Throsby, J. Wigley, and Thomas Sandby.
Extra numbered pages 87* and 88* inserted between p. 88 and 89.
"Collections respecting the town of Nottingham and Shirwood Forest, intended for the additions to the new edition of Thoroton's Nottinghamshire [edited by John Throsby]"
One of "the few copies purposely detached from the general history of the county, taken off on royal paper."
Errata: [1] p. at end.
Subject Terms:
Burbage and Stretton -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1795.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1795.
Nottingham (England) -- History.
Nottinghamshire (England) -- History.
Tupman, Wilson, and Sutton -- Publisher.
Aquatints -- 1795.
Thoroton, Robert, 1623-1678. Antiquities of Nottinghamshire.
Deering, Charles, 1695?-1749. History of Nottingham.
Walker, William, 1729-1793, engraver.
Walker, John, engraver.
Wigley, J., engraver.
Throsby, John, 1740-1803, ill.
Sandby, Thomas, 1723-1798, ill.

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