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Creator:
Walsh, Thomas, fl. 1801.
Title:
Journal of the late campaign in Egypt : including descriptions of that country, and of Gibralter, Minorca, Malta, Marmorice, and Macri : with an appendix, containing official papers and documents / by Thomas Walsh, Captain in His Majesty's ninety-third regiment of foot, aide-de-camp to Major-General Sir Eyre Coots, K. B. and K.c. M. P. &c. ; illustrated by numerous engravings of antiquities, views, costumes, plans, positions, &c.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by Luke Hansard, for T. Cadell, Jun. and W. Davies, in the Strand, 1803.
Physical Description:
viii, [20], 261, [7], *145, [1] p., 49 [i.e.41] leaves of plates ([9] folded) : ill., maps (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DC225 .W35 1803+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engravings by Samuel John Neele, after Thomas Walsh.
Maps printed by A. Arrowsmith and Cadell & Davies.
"This is the second edition, the first was published in 1801, and there were at least two more editions. The book was published in French, Paris, 1823."--Abbey.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 266
List of subscribers: p. [1]-[17].
Directions to the binder for placing the plates: p. [19]-[20]
"Appendix, containing original and authentic papers and documents relative to the campaign"--[7], *145 p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary half-calf with marbled boards. Bookplate: Lord Vivian.
Subject Terms:
Arrowsmith, A. -- Printer.
Cadell & Davies -- Printer.
Egypt -- History -- French occupation, 1798-1801.
French -- Egypt -- History -- 19th century.
Gibraltar -- Description and travel.
Great Britain -- History, Military -- 19th century.
Hansard, Luke -- Printer.
Malta -- Description and travel.
Mediterranean Sea -- Description and travel.
Minorca -- Description and travel.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Campaign -- Egypt.
T. Cadell, Jun. and W. Davies -- Publisher.
Vivian, Lord -- Bookplate
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1803.
Engravings -- 1803.
Subscribers' lists.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Walsh, Thomas, fl. 1801, ill.
Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824, engraver.
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