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Creator:
Upham, Edward, 1776-1834, author.
Title(s):

The history and doctrine of Budhism : popularly illustrated : with notices of the Kappooism, or demon worship, and of the Bali, or planetary incantations, of Ceylon / by Edward Upham, M.R.A.S. ; with forty-three lithographic prints from original Singalese designs.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for R. Ackermann, Strand : J. Upham, Bath : C. Upham, Exeter : and Dondéy-Dupré, Librairie Orientale, Rue Richelieu, Paris, 1829.
London : James Bullock, printer, Lombard-Street, Whitefriars, [1829]
Physical Description:
[4], vii, [1], 136 p., [43] leaves of plates : ill. ; 38 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
BQ354 .U75 1829+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
One of Ackermann's last publications, and apparently his first venture in colored lithography in book form.
Abbey, J.R. Travel 413
Hardie, M. English coloured books, p. 116
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary half calf and marbled boards; rebacked. Armorial bookplates: John Roland Abbey; Charles Home Lloyd Fitzwilliams, of Cilwyn.
Subject Terms:
Buddhism.
Buddhist art.
Bullock, James -- Printer.
Dondéy-Dupré -- Publisher.
Fitzwilliams, Charles Home Lloyd, of Cilwyn -- Bookplate.
Sri Lanka -- Religion.
Upham, C. -- Publisher.
Upham, J. -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1829.
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
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