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picturesque beauties of Great Britain

George Virtue

picturesque beauties of Great Britain

illustrated by topographical, historical, and critical notices, combining every interesting object ancient and modern.

by George Virtue

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Published by Virtue in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kent (England) -- Description and travel,
  • Essex (England) -- Description and travel

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination2 vol. in 1.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16749348M

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    Apr 3, - Explore riki's board "picturesque England" on Pinterest. See more ideas about England, English countryside and Beautiful places pins. The first person to publish an account of their travels in the Lake District was Celia Fiennes in , with Daniel Defoe’s Tour Through the Whole Island of Great Britain following in ().Celia was not terribly interested in the landscape except when it had utility, such as the hills around Kendal which had lanes which led to “rich good inclosed lands” or the good .

    Graphic Illustrations Of Hogarth, From Pictures, Drawings, And Scarce Prints In The Possession Of Samuel Ireland, Author Of This Work; Of A Picturesque Tour Through Holland, Brabant, &c. And Of The Picturesque Beauties Of The Rivers Thames And Medway. A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland: with Descriptive and Historical Letterpress Div.2 by Morris, F.O. [editor] and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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The Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain: A Series of Views from Original Drawings, Accompanied by Historical, Topographical, Critical, and Biographical Notices Essex Paperback – Ma /5(1). The Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain: A Series of Views From Original Drawings, Accompanied by Historical, Topographical, Critical, and Biographical Notices Essex Hardcover – Aug /5(1).

Virtue's Picturesque beauties of Great Britain comprising the principal cities and towns, public edifices, seats of the nobility and gentry, churches, castellated and monastic ruins.

Accompanied with historical & biographical : THE PICTURESQUE BEAUTIES OF GREAT BRITAIN: Illustrated by Topographical, Historical, and Critical Notices; Combining every Interesting Object, Ancient and Modern.

From an Elaborate Survey. KENT. [bound with] ESSEX. Two volumes in one. The picturesque beauties of Great Britain: a series of views, from original drawings, with historical, topographical, critical, and biographical notices by Pages: London: George Virtue, no date Kent PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED.

Quarto 28 x 23cm, pp. 4 ; ii; Contemporary polished calf with gilt double rules, gilt titles to black leather square to spine, later plain brown endpapers.

Profusely illustrated with a steel engraved frontispiece, and a vignette title, fine steel engravings presented two to a page, and a folding engraved map. The picturesque beauties of Great Britain: a series of views, from original drawings, with historical, topographical, critical, and biographical notices.

[Thomas Allen] Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Picturesque Great Britain: The Architecture and the Landscape () by. E.O. Hoppé (Author), Charles F.G. Masterman (Introduction) Rating details 2 ratings 2 reviews. Photographic book on the UK in with photogravure plates/5. Virtue's Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain in a Series of Views - Kent Hardcover – 1 Jan.

by : Thomas. Allen. John Britton FSA (7 July – 1 January ) was an English antiquary, topographer, author and was a prolific populariser of the work of others, rather than an undertaker of original research.

He is remembered as co-author (mainly in association with his friend Edward Wedlake Brayley) of nine volumes in the series The Beauties of England and Wales (–); and Resting place: West Norwood Cemetery. The Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain: Illustrated by Topographical, Historical, and Critical Notices; Combining every Interesting Object, Ancient and Modern.

From an Elaborate Survey, and Original Designs Taken Upon the Spot. The ‘picturesque’ – an aesthetic ideal introduced in the 18th century – was one of Britain’s most influential cultural movements. Picturesque places were depicted widely in prints and drawings, published in engraving series and as illustrations to books, poems or travel guides.

The 20 most beautiful UK landscapes (according to our experts) Britain's most beautiful lakes. UK beauty spots tell people to 'stay away' after relaxed travel restrictions. The Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain por Thomas Allen,disponible en Book Depository con envío gratis. Observations, relative chiefly to picturesque beauty, made in the yearon several parts of Great Britain; particularly the High-lands of Scotland () Remarks on forest scenery, and other woodland views (relative chiefly to picturesque beauty), illustrated by the scenes of New Forest in Hampshire ()Born: 4 JuneCumberland.

Make offer - 4Vols Bonney Browning Picturesque Europe Popular Edition Illustrated Travel PICTURESQUE BEAUTIES OF GREAT BRITAIN BY ALLEN KENT HERNE BAY SHEERNESS * £ Title: Observations relative chiefly to Picturesque Beauty, made in the yearon several parts of Great Britain; particularly the High-lands of Scotland Author: Written and illustrated by William Gilpin (British, Scaleby, Cumbria – Boldre, Hampshire) Printer: R.

Blamire (London) Published in: London Date: Medium: Illustrations: aquatint and etching with wash. Gilpin, William, Observations on several parts of Great Britain, particularly the High-lands of Scotland, relative chiefly to picturesque beauty, made in the year / (London: Printed for T.

Cadell and W. Davies, Strand, ) (page images at HathiTrust). A Series of Picturesque Views of Seats of the Noblemen and Gentlemen. by Morris, Rev. () and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Observations, Relative Chiefly to Picturesque Beauty, Made in the Yearon Several Parts of Great Britain, Vol.

2: Particularly the High-Lands of Scotland by William Gilpin avg rating — 0 ratings — 4 editions. The first of these works was published in in two volumes 8 vo; it was entitled Observations relative chiefly to Picturesque Beauty, made in the year 76 in several parts of Great Britain, particularly the Highlands of Scotland.

This was followed by two other volumes of the same character, the greater part of them relating to the lake. THE PICTURESQUE BEAUTIES OF GREAT BRITAIN, + ii, frontis, engraved half title, hand coloured frontis map and other engraved plates, George Vortue, ; BADHAM (REV C), THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF ALL SAINTS CHURCH SUDBURY, frontis and five other plates, ; GIBBS (J), DESIGNS FOR GOTHIC ORNAMENTS AND FURNITURE, George Bell, ; DUGDALE (T), CURIOSITIES OF GREAT BRITAIN.7.

Tresco Abbey Gardens, the Isles of Scilly. Flickr: @N00 Creative Commons. Flickr: brighton Creative Commons. 8. Stonehenge, Wiltshire. Flickr: sarre_mac.