The Resource The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, of each county

The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, of each county

Label
The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, of each county
Title
The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, of each county
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Sloan candidate
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • 41:667
  • no. 80a
  • I, xxv
Citation source
  • NUC pre-1956
  • 19th C. Architecture, Weinreb Cat. 53
  • Upcott, W. English topography
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA625
LC item number
.B38
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1771-1857
  • 1773-1854
  • 1775-1824
  • active 1812
  • 1779-1845
  • 1775-1853
  • 1750-1832
  • 1777-1864
  • -1811
  • 1756-1846
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Britton, John
  • Brayley, E. W.
  • Nightingale, Joseph
  • Brewer, J. N.
  • Evans, J.
  • Hodgson, John
  • Laird, Francis Charles
  • Shoberl, Frederic
  • Bigland, John
  • Rees, Thomas
  • Hood, Thomas
  • Harris, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • England
  • Wales
  • England
  • Wales
Label
The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, of each county
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Added engraved t.p. in each vol
  • In vol. XII-XVIII, title and imprint vary slightly
  • "In the earlier volumes [I-VI] the letterpress seems to have been mainly Brayley's, while the general editing was ... Britton's."--Dict. nat. biog. (article Britton)
  • Britton and Brayley "practically withdrew from the undertaking (1814) and other writers filled their places."--Dict. nat. biog. (article Brayley)
  • Supplemented by: "Introduction to the original delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, intituled The Beauties of England and Wales. Comprising observations on the history and antiquities ... together with remarks on the progress of ... architecture in succeeding ages. By J. Norris Brewer." (xl, 676 p. : 2 fold. maps. ; 25 cm.) Published: London : Printed for J. Harris [etc.], 1818. Bibliography: p. [540]-584. Call number: DA625.B383
  • Includes indexes
  • For full contents note see NUC pre-1956 cited above
Bibliography note
"List of books, & c" with each county
Contents
v. 1. Bedfordshire ; Berkshire ; Buckinghamshire. 1801.--v.2. Cambridgeshire ; Cheshire ; Cornwall. 1801.--v.3. Cumberland ; Isle of Man ; Derbyshire. 1802.--v.4. Devonshire ; Dorsetshire. 1804.--v.5. Durham ; Essex ; Glocestershire. 1803.--v.6. Hampshire ; Isle of Wight ; Herefordshire. 1805.--v.7. Hertfordshire ; Huntingdonshire ; Kent / by E.W. Brayley. 1808.--v.8. Kent / by E.W. Brayley. 1808.--v.9. Lancashire ; Leicestershire ; Lincolnshire / by J. Britton. 1807.--v.10. Middlesex / by E.W. Brayley, J. Nightingale, J.N. Brewer. 1810-1816. (5 v. )--v.11. Monmouthshire ; Norfolk ; Northamptonshire / by J. Evans and J. Britton. 1810.--v.12. pt. 1. Northumberland / by J. Hodgson. Nottinghamshire / by F.C. Laird. 1813. --v.12. pt. 2. Oxfordshire / by J.N. Brewer. Rutlandshire / by F.C. Laird. 1813.--v.13. pt. 1. Shropshire ; Somersetshire. 1813.--v.13. pt. 2. Somersetshire ; Staffordshire /by J. Nightingale. 1813.--v.14. Suffolk ; Surrey ; Sussex / by F. Shoberl. 1813.--v.15. pt. 1. Wiltshire / by J. Britton. 1814.--v.15. pt. 2. Warwickshire / by F.C. Laird. 1814.--v.16. Yorkshire / by J. Bigland. 1812.--v.17. North Wales / by J. Evans. 1812.--v.18. South Wales / by T. Rees. 1815
Extent
1 online resource (18 v. in 25
Form of item
online
Note
Imperfect set: all plates wanting, all frontispieces wanting, except for v. 7.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1041068633
Label
The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, of each county
Link
Publication
Note
  • Added engraved t.p. in each vol
  • In vol. XII-XVIII, title and imprint vary slightly
  • "In the earlier volumes [I-VI] the letterpress seems to have been mainly Brayley's, while the general editing was ... Britton's."--Dict. nat. biog. (article Britton)
  • Britton and Brayley "practically withdrew from the undertaking (1814) and other writers filled their places."--Dict. nat. biog. (article Brayley)
  • Supplemented by: "Introduction to the original delineations, topographical, historical, and descriptive, intituled The Beauties of England and Wales. Comprising observations on the history and antiquities ... together with remarks on the progress of ... architecture in succeeding ages. By J. Norris Brewer." (xl, 676 p. : 2 fold. maps. ; 25 cm.) Published: London : Printed for J. Harris [etc.], 1818. Bibliography: p. [540]-584. Call number: DA625.B383
  • Includes indexes
  • For full contents note see NUC pre-1956 cited above
Bibliography note
"List of books, & c" with each county
Contents
v. 1. Bedfordshire ; Berkshire ; Buckinghamshire. 1801.--v.2. Cambridgeshire ; Cheshire ; Cornwall. 1801.--v.3. Cumberland ; Isle of Man ; Derbyshire. 1802.--v.4. Devonshire ; Dorsetshire. 1804.--v.5. Durham ; Essex ; Glocestershire. 1803.--v.6. Hampshire ; Isle of Wight ; Herefordshire. 1805.--v.7. Hertfordshire ; Huntingdonshire ; Kent / by E.W. Brayley. 1808.--v.8. Kent / by E.W. Brayley. 1808.--v.9. Lancashire ; Leicestershire ; Lincolnshire / by J. Britton. 1807.--v.10. Middlesex / by E.W. Brayley, J. Nightingale, J.N. Brewer. 1810-1816. (5 v. )--v.11. Monmouthshire ; Norfolk ; Northamptonshire / by J. Evans and J. Britton. 1810.--v.12. pt. 1. Northumberland / by J. Hodgson. Nottinghamshire / by F.C. Laird. 1813. --v.12. pt. 2. Oxfordshire / by J.N. Brewer. Rutlandshire / by F.C. Laird. 1813.--v.13. pt. 1. Shropshire ; Somersetshire. 1813.--v.13. pt. 2. Somersetshire ; Staffordshire /by J. Nightingale. 1813.--v.14. Suffolk ; Surrey ; Sussex / by F. Shoberl. 1813.--v.15. pt. 1. Wiltshire / by J. Britton. 1814.--v.15. pt. 2. Warwickshire / by F.C. Laird. 1814.--v.16. Yorkshire / by J. Bigland. 1812.--v.17. North Wales / by J. Evans. 1812.--v.18. South Wales / by T. Rees. 1815
Extent
1 online resource (18 v. in 25
Form of item
online
Note
Imperfect set: all plates wanting, all frontispieces wanting, except for v. 7.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1041068633

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