File Name Gilpin1788_2
Call Number DA 670 C9 G4 1788
Title Observations, Relative Chiefly to Picturesque Beauty, Made in the Year 1772, on Several Parts of England; Particularly the Mountains, and Lakes of Cumberland, and Westmoreland. Second Edition. [Vol. I/II]. By William Gilpin, M. A. Prebendary of Salisbury; and Vicar of Boldre, in New-Forest, near Lymington.
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Dedication To the Queen. [...] That your Majesties may be long preserved to enjoy the elegant amusement of the polite arts, which you are so ready to incourage [sic]; and the heart-felt satisfaction of the sublimest virtues, which you thus exemplify, is the sincere prayer of, Madam, Your Majesty's most respectful, most obedient, and very humble servant, William Gilpin. (i-iii)
Imprint London; Printed for R. Blamire, Strand. 1788.
Edition 2
Publication Date 1788
Volumes 2
Pages 568
Copies 1
SFU Catalogue Original Bibliography 2 v. (234, 268 p.) ill., plates (1 fold.) 15 x 22 cm. Quarter bound in calf, marbled boards.
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Bibliographic Notes Our copy: written in pencil in the first volume "2 vols 150.00 pounds 2nd edn. 1788"; some pencil marks (x's) in the margins first volume;
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Format Octavo
Plate Count 30
Map Count 0
Illustrations Black and White Only
Tables No
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