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Creator:
Adams, William, 1814-1848.
Title:
Sacred allegories / by the Rev. William Adams, M. A. ; late fellow of Merton College, Oxford.
Edition:
New edition / with engravings from the original designs by Charles W. Cope, R. A., John C. Horsely, A.R.A., Samuel Palmer, Birket Foster, and George E. Hicks.
Published/Created:
London; Rivingtons, 1869.
Oxford; Rivingtons, 1869.
Cambridge : Rivingtons, 1869.
Physical Description:
296 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
BV4515 .A33 1869
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David and Judith Ross
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Wood engravings by Edmund Evans, W. T. Green, Thomas Bolton, William Measom, Horace Harral, and Dalziel; after Birkett Foster, George E. Hicks, Samuel Palmer, John C. Horsely, Charles W. Cope, and Thomas Robert Macquoid.
Printed by Muir and Paterson, Edinburgh.
Includes head- and tail-pieces.
NSTC, 2C37262
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt- and black-stamped green morocco by Burn & Co. Inscribed: Presented to Miss Jamieson with the kind regards & best wishes of her Sunday school class. Wannambool 25 July 1873.
Contents:
Memoir of the author -- The shadow of the Cross -- The distant hills -- The old man's home -- The King's messengers.
Subject Terms:
Allegories.
Bible -- Theology.
Burn and Co. -- Binder.
Christian ethics.
Christian life.
Ethics in the Bible.
Jamieson, Miss -- Pres. insc. from her Sunday school class, July, 1873 -- Provenance.
Muir and Paterson -- Printer.
Rivingtons -- Publisher.
Ross, David and Judith -- Provenance
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1869.
Contributors:
Cope, Charles West, 1811-1890, ill.
Horsley, John Callcott, 1817-1903, ill.
Palmer, Samuel, 1805-1881, ill.
Foster, Myles Birket, 1825-1899, ill.
Hicks, George Elgar, 1824-1914, ill.
Macquoid, Thomas Robert, 1820-1912.
Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver.
Green, W. T., active 1837-1872, engraver.
Bolton, Thomas, active 1851-1893, engraver.
Measom, William, engraver.
Harral, Horace, engraver.
Dalziel Brothers, engraver.
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