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Bury, T. T. (Thomas Talbot), 1811–1877
Six coloured views on the London and Birmingham Railway, from drawings made on the line with the sanction of the company / by Mr. T.T. Bury. Part I.
London : Published by Ackermann and Co., 96, Strand, and to be had of R. Ackermann, 191, Regent Street; Printsellers by appointment to Her Majesty, and Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Kent, 1837.
Physical Description:
[2] p., [6] leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 35 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2009 35
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by John Harris, Charles Hunt, and Newton Fielding; after T.T. Bury.
" ... only the first part appears to have been issued. A lengthy list of railroad views is advertised on the back wrapper, but no mention is made of this title."--Cf. Abbey.
Printed by F. Shoberl, Jun., Leicester Street, Leicester Square.
Engraved throughout.
"Price twelve shillings."--Foot of cover and title page.
Tooley, R.V. English books with coloured plates, 1790-1860, 122
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 401
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's pritned wrappers, stitched; with publisher's advertisement on back cover.
Subject Terms:
Ackermann -- Publisher.
London and Birmingham Railway -- Pictorial works.
Railroads -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Shoberl, F. -- Printer.
Transportation -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1837
Publishers' advertisements.
Harris, John, 1791?-1873, engraver.
Hunt, Charles, active 1825-1857, engraver.
Fielding, Newton Limbird Smith, 1799-1856, engraver.
Bury, T. T. (Thomas Talbot), 1811-1877, ill.

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