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Creator:
Sotheby, William, 1757-1833.
Title:
A tour through parts of Wales : sonnets, odes, and other poems, with engravings from drawings taken on the spot, by J. Smith / by W. Sotheby, Esq.
Alternate Title(s):
Poems
Published/Created:
London : Printed by J. Smeeton, in St. Martin's Lane, for R. Blamire, Strand, near Charing Cross, 1794.
Physical Description:
[8], 120 p., [13] leaves of plates : ill. ; 30 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR5459.S6 A755 1794+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR5459.S6 A755 1794+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Aquatints by Samuel Alken; after John Smith.
Half-title: Poems.
ESTC (RLIN), T101645
Abbey, J.R. Scenery, 513
BEIN: Beinecke copy imperfect: half title wanting. (1987 +82)
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in half calf, with hand-colored illustrations. Copy 2 bound in tree calf, with un-colored illustrations.
Contents:
Tour through parts of Wales -- Sonnets -- Odes -- Physiognomy -- Castle-building -- Llangollen. and Plates: Remains of the Castle at Abergavenny -- Caerfily Castle -- Pont-y-prid -- Melincourt Cascade -- Caraig-connin Castle -- Dinevanr Castle -- Haverford West Castle -- Neivegal Sands, St. Brides Bay -- Pont-aberglaslyn -- Snowdon from Capel careig -- The Eagle Tower Caernarvon Castle -- Druidical remains in Angelsey -- Llangollen.
Subject Terms:
Berens, Alexander A. -- Bookplate.
Blamire, R. -- Publisher.
Poetry of places -- Wales -- Early works to 1800.
Smeeton, J. -- Printer.
Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963 -- Bookplate.
Wales -- Description and travel -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
Wales -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1794.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1794.
Contributors:
Alken, Samuel, 1756-1815, engraver.
Smith, John, 1749-1831, ill.
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