Observations on a tour through almost the whole of England, and a considerable part of Scotland : in a series of letters, addressed to a large number of intelligent and respectable friends / by Mr. Dibdin.
- London : Published by G. Goulding, No. 45, Pall-Mall; John Walker, No. 44, Paternoster-Row; and at the author's warehouse, Leicester-Place. Printed by T. Woodfall, Little Russell-Street, Covent-Garden, [1801-1802]
- Physical Description:
- 2 v. : ill. ; 28 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDA625 .D544 1801+ Copy 1 OversizeAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- "The views are done from pictures painted by Mr. Dibdin; the vignettes are invented, drawn and put on the copper by Miss [Ann] Dibdin, and the aquatinta is by Mr. Hill"--P. .
Date of publication from NSTC. The letters are dated Nov. 5, 1800 to April 10, 1802. Plates are dated 1801-1802.
Illustrations include 40 numbered large plates, 20 numbered vignettes on separate leaves, folded plan, folded table, and facsimile in text.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is bound 2 volumes in 1, in gilt-tooled red morocco. Plates are uncolored plates. Copy 2 is bound in 2 volumes, in half calf and marbled boards. Plates are hand-colored.
- Subject Terms:
- Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814 -- Correspondence.Goulding, G. -- PublisherGreat Britain -- Description and travel.Scotland -- Description and travel.Senhouse, Roger -- Bookplate.Walker, John -- PublisherWoodfall, T. -- Printer.
- Travel literature.
Aquatints -- 1801-1802.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1801-1802.
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Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814, Observations on a tour through almost the whole of England, and a considerable part of Scotland , [1801-1802]
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