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MACKENZIE, CHARLES; BONNER, G.W. - Three Hundred and Twenty Picturesque Views in Great Britain

Title: Three Hundred and Twenty Picturesque Views in Great Britain
Description: London: Edward Lacey, 1835. Three Hundred and Twenty Hand Colored Views of Great Britain MACKENZIE, Charles. BONNER, George Wilmot, illustrator. Three Hundred and Twenty Picturesque Views in Great Britain, Land and Water Scenery ---Castles----Towns---Villages---Seats---Ruins---Vilas---Churches---Bridges---Public Buildings---and all Objects of Note and Interest, The Whole Drawn & Engraved by G.W. Bonner. With Descriptive Illustrations, by Charles Mackenzie. London: Edward Lacey, [1835]. First [and only?] edition. Oblong quarto (8 13/16 x 11 1/4 inches; 224 x 286. [24] pp. Thirty six hand colored wood-engraved plates each with between six and nine illustrations. Publishers decoratively blind-stamped dark green ribbed cloth, front cover lettered in gilt, yellow coated end-papers. The thirty-six plates include three hundred and twenty hand-colored views of: The Isle of Wight; Hasings & St. Leonards; Southampton; The New Forest; Richmond; The River Thames; Tunbridge Wells; Dover; Margate; Ramsgate; Brighton; Lewes; Worthing; Shoreham, and The Isle of Thanet. Although there are several other copies online - none of them are colored. OCLC lists only four copies located in institutions: Buffalo & Erie Public Library (NY); Yale University Library (CT); University of Illinois (IL), and The National Maritime Museum (UK). None of these records mention that the plates are colored. .

Keywords: BONNER, G.W. Topography

Price: US$ 1250.00 Seller: David Brass Rare Books (ABAA/ILAB)
- Book number: 02939

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