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Catalogue of a collection of engraved portraits, the largest ever submitted to the public : comprising nearly twenty thousand portraits of persons connected with the history and literature of this country, from the earliest period to the present time : with an enumeration of the circumstances connecting the most eminent persons with the various counties of Great Britain, preferments of the clergy, &c. : alphabetically arranged with the names of the painter and engraver, and the size of each plate : now on sale at the reasonable price affixed to each print / 

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Catalogue of a collection of engraved portraits, the largest ever submitted to the public : comprising nearly twenty thousand portraits of persons connected with the history and literature of this country, from the earliest period to the present time : with an enumeration of the circumstances connecting the most eminent persons with the various counties of Great Britain, preferments of the clergy, &c. : alphabetically arranged with the names of the painter and engraver, and the size of each plate : now on sale at the reasonable price affixed to each print /

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Evans, Edward, 1789-1835.

Format

2 volumes.

Storage Location

Rare Book

Notes

Bound in drab grey-green paste boards.
Caption title, volume 1: Catalogue of prints, part iv; volume 2: Catalogue of British portraits.
Issued in 52 parts.
Volume 1: [2], 395, [1] pages; volume 2: [2], 431, [1] pages.
Volume 2 has title: Catalogue of engraved British portraits, with imprint: London : A.E. Evans & Son.

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Catalogue Number

Blake no.14 v.1

Contributor(s)

A.E. Evans & Son.

Access

Restricted

Resource ID

9986

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