The Resource Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable George Grenville Nugent Temple, Earl Temple, Viscount and Baron Cobham, one of the four tellers of His Majesty's Exchequer : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of the house, and of each building, with perspective views of the same ..

Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable George Grenville Nugent Temple, Earl Temple, Viscount and Baron Cobham, one of the four tellers of His Majesty's Exchequer : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of the house, and 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 George Grenville Nugent Temple, Earl Temple, Viscount and Baron Cobham, one of the four tellers of His Majesty's Exchequer : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of the house, and of each building, with perspective views of the same ..
Title
Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable George Grenville Nugent Temple, Earl Temple, Viscount and Baron Cobham, one of the four tellers of His Majesty's Exchequer
Title remainder
embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of the house, and of each building, with perspective views of the same ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
HUV
Citation location within source
2952 (describing ed. of 1769)
Citation source
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
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  • fl. 176-?
  • fl. 1759-178-?
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  • Fairchild, W.
  • Hodgkinson, T.
  • Smith, G. L.
  • Fielding and Walker
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  • Buckingham, George Nugent Temple Grenville
  • Stowe (England)
  • Country homes
  • Historic gardens
  • Stowe Gardens (England)
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Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable George Grenville Nugent Temple, Earl Temple, Viscount and Baron Cobham, one of the four tellers of His Majesty's Exchequer : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of the house, and of each building, with perspective views of the same ..
Link
https://archive.org/details/stowedescription00seel_1
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 signed by B. Seeley, the probable author. See BAL
  • Elevations and views drawn by Seeley, plans by W. Fairchild. Views and elevations signed by G.L. Smith as etcher
  • Signatures: A-Éþ
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 (39, [1] pages, [I], XI, [9] leaves of plates (3 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
Binding: marbled paper, backed in goatskin. Frank Simpson's property stamp.
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Stowe, a description of the magnificent house and gardens of the Right Honourable George Grenville Nugent Temple, Earl Temple, Viscount and Baron Cobham, one of the four tellers of His Majesty's Exchequer : embellished with a general plan of the gardens, and also a separate plan of the house, and of each building, with perspective views of the same ..
Link
https://archive.org/details/stowedescription00seel_1
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 signed by B. Seeley, the probable author. See BAL
  • Elevations and views drawn by Seeley, plans by W. Fairchild. Views and elevations signed by G.L. Smith as etcher
  • Signatures: A-Éþ
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 (39, [1] pages, [I], XI, [9] leaves of plates (3 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
Binding: marbled paper, backed in goatskin. Frank Simpson's property stamp.
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote

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