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Pictures of pleasant histories, as printed in Newcastle

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creator
M. Angus and Son, Printers (Newcastle upon Tyne, England)
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828
Bell, John, 1745-1831
Angus, George
date
2016-07-22T17:20:07Z (accessioned)
2016-07-22T17:20:07Z (available)
1811 (created)
2016-07-22 (issued)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/61116 (uri)
description
Bound volume with letterpress title page, containing about 1000 woodcuts and wood engravings by Thomas Bewick and others. The volume was a gift from the printers to publisher John Bell. Manuscript note on title verso states: "This Volume contains all the woodcuts in the office of M. Angus and Son, Printers, foot of the Side Newcastle, July 20, 1811. [signed] Geo. Angus" Bound in contemporary brown calf; blind-tooled decoration on covers; gilt-stamped panels on spine; blue endpapers. With bookplates of Julian[?] Boyd, J.M. Sowerby, and J. Cresswell.
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language
en_US (iso)
publisher
Newcastle upon Tyne (England): M. Angus and Son, 1811.
rights
Digitized and born-digital collections from Wake Forest University's Special Collections & Archives are made available under an assertion of fair use (17 U.S.C. 107) for noncommercial educational and research purposes only. Copyright for official University records is held by Wake Forest University; all other copyright is retained by the creators of these materials, or their beneficiaries, as stipulated by United States copyright law, unless copyright was signed over to Wake Forest University. Written permission from the copyright owner and any other rights holders must be obtained for any reuse of the materials that extends beyond fair use or other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for the determination of the copyright status and securing permission rests with those persons wishing to reuse the materials. Please contact Special Collections & Archives (archives@wfu.edu) with questions.
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Pictures of pleasant histories, as printed in Newcastle
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