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The History and Adventures of the Renowned Don Quixote, translated from the Spanish of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra...by Dr. Smollett (London: Harrison and Co., 1792)
The History and Adventures of the Renowned Don Quixote, translated from the Spanish of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra...by Dr. Smollett (London: Harrison and Co., 1792)
Date:
1792
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Not on display
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Media:
Book With 16 Engravings
Dimensions:
21 x 13 x 4 cm (object)
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Europe
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Edition:1792 reprint of 1755 edition (see dedication page)
Binding: diced calf, gilt spine and borders, early 19th century
Volumes in Set:1
Pagination: 589 pp.
Languages Used in Text:English
Provenance:Moore S. Achenbach
Remarks: This book published 1792, but all plates published 1782, and bound into this volume in more or less random order.;
Plates, drawn by Stothatd and engraved by five English artists: Wiliam Angus (1752-1821): 3 plates (nos. 12, 8, 4 ); James Heath (1757-1834): 2 plates (nos. 3,11); Charles I. Grignion (1716-1810): 3 plates (nos. 1, 14, 6); William Blake ( 1757-1827): 2 plates (nos. 9, 15); James Walker (ca. 1748-1821):5 plates (nos. 2,13, 7, 5, 16); O. Birrel (active London 1786-1800): 1 plate (no. 10);

Accession Number:
1963.30.38840.1-16
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

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