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BELLASIS, George Hutchins.


Views of St. Helena.
London; Printed by John Tyler, Rathbone Place. The plates printed by W.B. M'Queen, 72 Newman Street. 1815.

FIRST EDITION. LARGE PAPER COPY. (35 x 48 cm). Title, dedication , list of subscribers, (2ll.), introduction. Later half red morocco, maroon leather title labl to upper cover. 6 fine hand-coloured aquatint plates by Robert Havell after Nellasis, each with leaf of descriptive text. Plates watermarked 1811. Some spotting to cloth boards, overall a very nice copy. Presentation inscription on dedication leaf "Eliza Chetwood..The gift my dearest Mrs Chetwood/ Glammine(?) March 1821"

(Abbey Travel I, 309; Tooley 87)

Price £ 2750.00
Stock Code 53314
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