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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.

Date of Original

1836

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Evans, Edward, 1789-1835.

Format

2 volumes.

Storage Location

Rare Books

Notes

Bound in drab grey-green paste boards.

Caption title, volume 1: Catalogue of prints, part iv

Running title: Evans's catalogue of portraits.

Issued in 52 parts.

Volume 1: [2], 395, [1] pages

Victoria University Library copy volume 1 has address label: A.E. Evans and Sons, 403, Strand, late of 1, Great Queen Street pasted over imprint.

See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.

Catalogue Number

Blake no.14 v.1

Copyright

Public Domain

Subject

Portrait prints, British -- Catalogs
Portraits, British -- Catalogs
Great Britain -- Biography -- Portraits -- Catalogs

Sequence

0014

Contributor(s)

A.E. Evans & Son.

Item

Title page

Access

Open

Resource ID

9986

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