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Creator:
Finden, W. (William), 1787-1852.
Title(s):

The ports, harbours, watering-places, and coast scenery of Great Britain / illustrated by views taken on the spot by W.H. Bartlett ; with descriptions by William Beattie, J.D. Harding, T. Creswick, and others ; with descriptions, historical and topographical.

Additional Title(s):

Finden's view of the ports, harbours & watering places of Great Britain

View of the ports, harbours & watering places of Great Britain

Finden's ports, harbours and watering-places

Ports, harbours and watering-places

Finden's ports and harbours of Great Britain

Ports and harbours of Great Britain

Published/Created:
London ; Virtue & Co, London and New York, [1842]
New York : Virtue & Co, London and New York, [1842]
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA625 .F56 1842+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
A revised edition, enlarged by an appendix in volume 1 dated Nov. 10th, 1841, of William and Edward Finden's Views of ports and harbours ... on the English coast (London, 1838), the letterpress of which was written by W.A. Chatto.
Volume 1 has added engraved title page: Finden's view of the ports, harbours & watering places of Great Britain, continued by W.H. Bartlett.
Volume 2 has added engraved title page: Finden's ports, harbours and watering-places.
Spine title, on publisher's original binding: Finden's ports and harbours of Great Britain.
Steel engravings by J.W. Appleton, J.C. Varrall, E. Finden, J. Sands, H. Griffiths, W. Finden, J. Stephenson, R. Wallis, R. Barndard, E. Benjamin, C. Richardson, T. Higham, J.J. Hinchcliffe, S. Bradshw, E.J. Roberts, S. Bradshaw, E.J. Roberts, F.W. Topham, J.C. Armytage, J. Cousen, J.C. Redaway, W. Mossman, J. Rogers, J. Carter, J. Lekeux, J.C. Bentley, E. Challis, H. Adlard, R. Sands, J.T. Wilmore; after T. Boys, E.W.Cooke, Edward Duncan, H. Warren, E.W. Cooke, W.H. Barlettt, T. Creswick, G. Balmer, J.D. Harding, T. Nash, G. Howse.
Date of publication from NSTC.
NSTC, 2F5958
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's blind- and gilt-stamped green cloth. . Publisher's advertisements: [4] p. at end of v. 1. Ms inscription on verso of front cover of both volumes: F.W. Cowie from W.G. Ross Christmas 1915.
Subject Terms:
Coasts -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Cowie, F.W. -- Pres. insc. from W.G. Ross, Christmas 1915.
Great Britain -- Description and travel.
Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Hodgdon, Ernest F. -- Stamp.
Ross, W.G. -- Pres. insc. to F.W. Cowie, Christmas 1915.
Slaney, John W. -- Bookplate.
Steel engraving -- Specimens -- 1842.
Virtue and Co. -- Publisher.
Contributors:
Beattie, William, 1793-1875.
Chatto, William Andrew, 1799-1864.
Finden, Edward Francis, 1791-1857.
Adlard, Henry, engraver.
Appleton, J. W., engraver.
Armytage, James Charles, -1897, engraver.
Benjamin, E., steel engraver, engraver.
Bentley, Joseph Clayton, 1809-1851, engraver.
Bradshaw, Samuel, engraver.
Brandard, Robert, 1805-1862, engraver.
Carter, James, 1798-1855, engraver.
Challis, Ebenezer, active 1831-1863, engraver.
Cousen, John, 1804-1880, engraver.
Finden, Edward Francis, 1791-1857, engraver.
Finden, W. (William), 1787-1852, engraver.
Griffiths, Henry, -1849, engraver.
Le Keux, John, 1783-1846, engraver.
Mossman, William, 1824-1884, engraver.
Redaway, James C., active 1818-1857, engraver.
Richardson, Charles, steel engraver, engraver.
Rogers, John, approximately 1808-approximately 1888, engraver.
Varrall, John Charles, active 1818-1848, engraver.
Sands, James, steel engraver, engraver.
Sands, Robert, 1782-1855, engraver.
Stephenson, James, 1808-1886, engraver.
Topham, Francis William, 1808-1877, engraver.
Wallis, Robert, 1794-1878, engraver.
Willmore, James Tibbetts, 1800-1863, engraver.
Balmer, George, -1846, ill.
Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854, ill.
Boys, Thomas Shotter, 1803-1874
Cooke, Edward William, 1811-1880, ill.
Creswick, Thomas, 1811-1869, ill.
Duncan, Edward, 1804-1882, ill.
Harding, James Duffield, 1798-1863, ill.
Howse, George, d. ca. 1860, ill.
Warren, Henry, 1794-1879, ill.
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