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Beyer, Edward, 1820–1865

Album of Virginia / illustrated by Ed. Beyer.

[Richmond, Virginia] : [Edward Beyer], [1858]
Physical Description:
1 volume (41 prints) : tinted lithographs ; 43 x 63 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2016 3
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Bennett, W. Practical guide to American nineteenth century color plate books , page 10
BEIN 2003 Folio 76: Label printed on leather affixed to front cover: Mrs. John C. White of H. Bookplate of Paul Mellon.
Lithographed throughout, including title page, which includes five vignettes.
Lithographs by Rau & Son, Dresden, and W. Loeillot, Berlin.
"Entered according to the act of Congress in the year 1858 by Ed. Beyer in the clerks office of the District of Virginia."--Foot of title leaf.
Peters, H.T. America on stone, page 93
Howes, W. U.S.iana, 1650-1950 (1962 edition), B413
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 5125
Deák, G.-G. Picturing America, 1497-1899, 721
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original black half morocco and black cloth, stamped in gold.
Subject Terms:
Mellon, Paul -- Bookplate.
Virginia -- Pictorial works.
White, John C., Mrs. -- Ownership.
Pictorial works.
Lithographs -- 1858.
Beyer, Edward, 1820-1865, publisher.
Loeillot, W., lithographer.
Rau & Sohn, lithographer.

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