The Resource The dances of death, through the various stages of human life: : wherein the capriciousness of that tyrant is exhibited: in the forty-six copper-plates;, done from the original designs, which were cut in wood, and afterwards painted, by John Holbein, in the town-house of Basil. To which are prefixed, descriptions of each plate in French and English, with the Scripture text from which the designs were taken. Etched by D. Deuchar

The dances of death, through the various stages of human life: : wherein the capriciousness of that tyrant is exhibited: in the forty-six copper-plates;, done from the original designs, which were cut in wood, and afterwards painted, by John Holbein, in the town-house of Basil. To which are prefixed, descriptions of each plate in French and English, with the Scripture text from which the designs were taken. Etched by D. Deuchar

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The dances of death, through the various stages of human life: : wherein the capriciousness of that tyrant is exhibited: in the forty-six copper-plates;
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The dances of death, through the various stages of human life:
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wherein the capriciousness of that tyrant is exhibited: in the forty-six copper-plates;
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done from the original designs, which were cut in wood, and afterwards painted, by John Holbein, in the town-house of Basil. To which are prefixed, descriptions of each plate in French and English, with the Scripture text from which the designs were taken. Etched by D. Deuchar
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eng
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D3
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McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
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non fiction
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  • 1497-1543
  • 1743-1808
  • 1737-1818
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  • Holbein, Hans
  • Deuchar, David
  • Mechel, Christian von
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The dances of death, through the various stages of human life: : wherein the capriciousness of that tyrant is exhibited: in the forty-six copper-plates;, done from the original designs, which were cut in wood, and afterwards painted, by John Holbein, in the town-house of Basil. To which are prefixed, descriptions of each plate in French and English, with the Scripture text from which the designs were taken. Etched by D. Deuchar
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  • The descriptions of the plates are by Mechel. cf. Dance of death. The dance of death, with a dissertation on the several representations of that subject, by Francis Douce, 1833, p. 136
  • Added t.-p., engraved: Le triomphe de la mort, gravé d'aprés les dessins originaux de Jean Holbein, par David Deuchar, 1786
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1 online resource (47 pages
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The dances of death, through the various stages of human life: : wherein the capriciousness of that tyrant is exhibited: in the forty-six copper-plates;, done from the original designs, which were cut in wood, and afterwards painted, by John Holbein, in the town-house of Basil. To which are prefixed, descriptions of each plate in French and English, with the Scripture text from which the designs were taken. Etched by D. Deuchar
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  • The descriptions of the plates are by Mechel. cf. Dance of death. The dance of death, with a dissertation on the several representations of that subject, by Francis Douce, 1833, p. 136
  • Added t.-p., engraved: Le triomphe de la mort, gravé d'aprés les dessins originaux de Jean Holbein, par David Deuchar, 1786
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1 online resource (47 pages
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online
Other physical details
illustrations, port.)
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remote

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