The Resource Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable Richard, earl Temple ... : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of each building, with perspective views of the same

Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable Richard, earl Temple ... : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of each building, with perspective views of the same

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Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable Richard, earl Temple ... : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of each building, with perspective views of the same
Title
Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable Richard, earl Temple ...
Title remainder
embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of each building, with perspective views of the same
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Citation location within source
  • T145060
  • 2952 (describing ed. of 1769)
Citation source
  • ESTC
  • British Architectural Library. Early printed books
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Seeley, B.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • fl. 176-?
  • fl. 1759-178-?
  • ca. 1715-1794?
  • 1720-1792
  • 1696-1776
  • 1684-1756
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  • Fairchild, W.
  • Hodgkinson, T.
  • Miller, John Sebastian
  • Rivington, John
  • Smith, G. L.
  • Van der Gucht, Gerard
  • Vertue, George
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  • Temple, Richard Grenville-Temple
  • Stowe (England)
  • Country homes
  • Historic gardens
  • Stowe Gardens (England)
Label
Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable Richard, earl Temple ... : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of each building, with perspective views of the same
Link
https://archive.org/details/stowedescription00seel_0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published 1744 as A description of the gardens of Lord Viscount Cobham, at Stow in Buckinghamshire. For subsequent publishing history see BAL
  • Dedication on plate I signed by "B. Seeley," the probable author. See BAL
  • Plans drawn by W. Fairchild, elevations and views by B. Seeley. Etched by John Sebastian Miller, G.L. Smith, Gerald Van der Gucht, George Vertue
  • Signatures: A-D́þ E℗ø
  • At foot of t.p.: "The description of the house and gardens, without the plans and views of the temples, may be had alone, price six-pence." On t.p. verso price with plan of the gardens is given as 1 s., with plans and views bound, 4 s
Edition
A new edition, with all the alterations and improvements that have been made therein to the present time, with the description of the inside of the house.
Extent
1 online resource (35, [1] pages, IX, [10] leaves of plates (2 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
Binding: marbled paper, rebacked in modern calfskin. Edges sprinkled red. Printed label of Thompson's Library of Architecture, Archaeology, and the Sciences, Regent's Park.
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable Richard, earl Temple ... : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of each building, with perspective views of the same
Link
https://archive.org/details/stowedescription00seel_0
Publication
Note
  • First published 1744 as A description of the gardens of Lord Viscount Cobham, at Stow in Buckinghamshire. For subsequent publishing history see BAL
  • Dedication on plate I signed by "B. Seeley," the probable author. See BAL
  • Plans drawn by W. Fairchild, elevations and views by B. Seeley. Etched by John Sebastian Miller, G.L. Smith, Gerald Van der Gucht, George Vertue
  • Signatures: A-D́þ E℗ø
  • At foot of t.p.: "The description of the house and gardens, without the plans and views of the temples, may be had alone, price six-pence." On t.p. verso price with plan of the gardens is given as 1 s., with plans and views bound, 4 s
Edition
A new edition, with all the alterations and improvements that have been made therein to the present time, with the description of the inside of the house.
Extent
1 online resource (35, [1] pages, IX, [10] leaves of plates (2 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
Binding: marbled paper, rebacked in modern calfskin. Edges sprinkled red. Printed label of Thompson's Library of Architecture, Archaeology, and the Sciences, Regent's Park.
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote

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