|Title||Sixteen views of the lakes in Cumberland and Westmorland / drawn by J. Smith and J. Emes ; engraved by Alken.|
|Creator||Alken, Samuel, 1756-1815.|
Apostool, Cornelis, 1762-1844, engraver.
Smith, John, 1749-1831, ill.
Emes, John, 1762-1808, ill.
Laporte, John, 1761-1839, ill.
|Classification||Books & serials|
[London] : Printed for W. Clarke, New Bond Street, London, [1807?]
|Physical Description|| leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 32 cm.|
|Full Orbis Record||http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/3561327|
Aquatint engravings by Samuel Alken and C. Apostool (15 plates by Alken, 1 by Apostool); after John Smith, John Emes, and John Laporte
Imprint from plates: Published as the Act directs May 1, 1795, [dates vary, from April 1, 1794 to May 1, 1795] by W. Clarke, New Bond Street, London.
Date of publication from Abbey. Paper is watermarked 1807.
"These are the plates advertised in the fifth edition (1793) and subsequent editions of West's Guide as 'of a proper size to bind with the Guide', and are frequently found bound in copies of the Guide."--Bicknell.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery, 186
Bicknell, P. Picturesque scenery of the Lake District, 31
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. In original blue paper wrappers with white title label on front cover.
|Call Number||DA670.L1 A455 1807+ Oversize|
|Collection||Rare Books and Manuscripts|
West, Thomas, -- d. 1779. -- Guide to the lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire.
Lakes -- England -- Pictorial works.
Lake District (England) -- Pictorial works.
Cumberland (England) -- Pictorial works.
Westmorland (England) -- Pictorial works.
|Form Genre Terms||Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1807.|
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