File Name Gilpin1794_2
Call Number SD 385 G54 1794
Title Remarks on Forest Scenery, and Other Woodland Views, (Relative Chiefly to Picturesque Beauty) Illustrated by the Scenes of New-Forest in Hampshire. In Three Books. [Vol. I/II]. Second Edition. By William Gilpin, A. M. [sic]. Prebendary of Salisbury; and Vicar of Boldre in New-Forest, near Lymington.
Short Title Remarks on Forest Scenery
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Title Page Quotation "Happy he, / Whom what he views of beautiful, or grand, / In nature, from the broad, majestic oak / To the green blade, that twinkles in the sun, / Prompt with remembrance of a present God." Cowper's Poems.
Dedication To William Mitford, Esq. Lieut. Col. of the Southern Battalia of Hampshire Militia; and one of the Verderers of New-Forest. Vicar's-hill, March 4, 1791. [...] How far the following work may be an amusement to others, I know not: You will, I am sure, accept it with indulgence; and as a mark of that esteem, affection, and friendship, with which I am, my dear Sir, Your very sincere, And obliged, humble servant, William Gilpin. (i-vii)
Imprint London; Printed for R. Blamire, in the Strand. 1794.
Edition 2
Publication Date 1794
Volumes 2
Pages 650
Copies 1
SFU Catalogue Original Bibliography 2 v. (340, 310) : ill., fold. map, plates. 14 x 23 cm. Bound in calf.
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Title URI http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1048224
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Bibliographic Notes Our copy: Title on spine reads: "Gilpin's Forest Scenery / Vol [I/II]". Vol 1 writing in the first few blank pages in pencil; some pencil marks in Vol 2 also. Binding looks to have been repaired.
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Plate Count 31
Map Count 1
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Binding Colour brown
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