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London: Longmans, Hurst, Rees, and Orme. Printed by T. Bensley, 1807. Some occasional light foxing, the plates all sharp and clean, binding extremes rubbed, but still quite an acceptable copy. This edition reprints the 1798 edition in which the engravings first appeared; these are the same strikes dated 1798 Folio (18"). [x], 244p. Illustrated with 21 engravings in stipple and line (5 full page) by F. Bartolozzi and P.W. Tomkins after paintings by W. Hamilton produced for this work, engraved didication page in calligraphic style by Tomkins. Bound in quarter brown morocco with titles and panel ornaments in gilt Abbey Life 252; Lewine 532; Cohen/de Ricci 992; Bland. History of Book Illustration 221 (all for the 1798 edition).
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