Biographical sketches of eminent persons, whose portraits form part of the Duke of Dorset's collection at Knole , 1795
- Biographical sketches of eminent persons, whose portraits form part of the Duke of Dorset's collection at Knole : with a brief description of the place : embellished with a front and east view of Knole.
- London : Printed for John Stockdale, Piccadilly, 1795.
- Physical Description:
- xxiii, , 164,  pages,  leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDA664.K56 W4 1795 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- Attributed to Henry Norton Willis.--Halkett & Laing.
Pages ii, iv, xx, xxiv blank.
Engravings by James Sparrow; after John Bridgman.
Halkett & Laing (3rd ed.), v. 1, p. 204
Holmes, M. Country house described, p. 152
Includes publisher's advertisements,  pages at end.
BEIN: Advertisements on  p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 bound in gilt-tooled tree calf. Spine title: Description of Knole. Bookplates of Robert Westley Hall and Richard Blackett Beaumont.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in publisher's original pink paper covered boards; rebacked. Bookplates of Charles Gilbert, of East Bourn and Trelissick Library. Autograph: Charles Gilbert. "An epigram on the Sackvilles": two stanza poem mounted inside back cover.
- Subject Terms:
- Beaumont, Richard Blackett, b.1926- -- Bookplate.Errington, Rowland -- Bookplate.Gilbert, Charles -- Autograph.Gilbert, Charles -- Bookplate.Great Britain -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.Hall, Robert Westley -- Bookplate.Hilles, Frederick Whiley, 1900- -- Bookplate.Knole House (Kent, England) -- Art collectionsPainting -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.Searle, J. -- Binding.Stockdale, John -- Publisher.Trelissick Libary -- Bookplate.
- Engravings -- 1795.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
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