Universal catalogue of books on art. Quarterly issue of pages extracted from 'Notes and queries'. A-BAENA. (Proof sheets circulated for the purpose of obtaining additions and corrections). (Google eBook)

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1868
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Page 158 - A Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art : Comprising the History, Description, and Scientific Principles of every Branch of Human Knowledge ; with the Derivation and Definition of all the Terms in General Use. Edited by WT BRANDE, FRSL and E.
Page 48 - THE ORIGIN AND PROGRESS OF WRITING, as well Hieroglyphic as Elementary, Illustrated by Engravings taken from Marbles, Manuscripts, and Charters, Ancient and Modern ; also Some Account of the Origin and Progress of Printing.
Page 155 - Majesty the Empress of Russia, lately in the possession of the Earl of Orford, at Houghton in Norfolk, with Plans, Elevations, Sections, Chimney-Pieces, and Ceilings.
Page 43 - An inquiry into the nature and form of the books of the ancients...
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Page 106 - Select Fables ; with Cuts, Designed and Engraved by Thomas and John Bewick, and Others, previous to the year 1784: Together with a Memoir; and a descriptive Catalogue of the Works of Messrs. Bewick.
Page 3 - Plates. 5s. 130. GRECIAN ARCHITECTURE, An Inquiry into the Principles of Beauty in ; with an Historical View of the Rise and Progress of the Art in Greece. By the EARL OF ABERDEEN. is. '«' The t-wo preceding Works in One handsome Vol., half bound, entitled "ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE,
Page 170 - FINE ARTS OF THE ENGLISH SCHOOL ; illustrated by a series of Engravings from Paintings, Sculpture, and Architecture of Eminent English Artists, with descriptive Essays, atlas 4to.
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