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Creator:
Houghton, W. (William), 1828-1895.
Title(s):

Country walks of a naturalist with his children / by W. Houghton, M.A., F.L.S., Rector of Preston on the Wild Moors, Shropshire ; illustrated with eight coloured plates and numerous wood engravings.

Published/Created:
London : Groombridge and Sons, 5, Paternoster Row, MDCCCLXIX [1869]
Physical Description:
vi, 154 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QH48 .H68 1869
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Color wood engravings by by Richard S. Chattock and Benjamin Fawcett. Some after John Gould. Cf. McLean.
Printed by J.E. Adlard, Bartholomew Close.
McLean, R. Benjamin Fawcett, 62
Morris, M.C.F., Rev. Benjamin Fawcett, p. 131
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's blind- and gilt-stamped blue cloth. Inscribed: Agnes Thornycroft with WS's best wishes.
Subject Terms:
Adlard, J. E. -- Printer.
Groombridge and sons -- Publisher.
Natural history -- Great Britain.
Nature study -- Great Britain.
Thornycroft, Agnes -- Pres. insc. from W.S., 1870.
W.S. -- Pres. insc. to Agnes Thornycroft, 1870.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- 1869.
Wood engravings -- 1869.
Contributors:
Chattock, Richard S., engraver.
Fawcett, Benjamin, 1808-1893, engraver.
Gould, John, 1804-1881, ill.
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