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[ACLAND, Henry]. LEWIS, Frederick Christian.


The Plains of Troy. Oxford: Wyatt & Son. 1839.

Sole edition. (31.5 x 213 cm). Folding aquatint panorama by F.C. Lewis after a drawing by Henry Acland. Backed onto linen and edged with green cloth. Some staining and spotting. Some wear at folds and to edging. Manuscript title on verso in a later hand.

This panorama accompanied by the text of Acland's brief 48 page description, The Plains of Troy. Illustrated by a panoramic drawing taken on the spot. Oxford, W. Baxter. 1839. Acland intended a longer work but this was never completed. The panorama accompanied the pamphlet but was also sold separately by Wyatt.

Bibliography

(Atabey 7; Weber I, 1127; not in Abbey or Blackmer but see 1775.)

Price £ 3500.00
Stock Code 44020
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