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The shores and islands of the Mediterranean

Title
The shores and islands of the Mediterranean / drawn from nature by Sir Grenville Temple, bart., W.L. Leitch, Major Irton & Lieut. Allen ; with an analysis of the Mediterranean and descriptions of the plates by G.N. Wright.
Publication
London ; Paris : Fisher, Son & Co., [1839]

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pts. 21-40TextRestricted use Arents BIP (Allom, T. Constantinople 1838) 84-58 pts. 21-40Schwarzman Building - Arents Collection Room 328
pts. 1-16TextRestricted use Arents BIP (Wright, G. Shores 1840) 06-431 pts. 1-16Schwarzman Building - Arents Collection Room 328
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Description
([4], 156 p., [65] leaves of plates (1 folded)) : ill., map; 29 cm.
Series Statement
  • Constantinople, the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia, and the shores and islands of the Mediterranean ; pts. 25-40
  • Syria and the Holy Land illustrated
  • Turkish empire illustrated
  • The Turkish empire, etc. illustrated
Uniform Title
Turkish empire etc. illustrated.
Alternative Title
Fishers' Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor
Subjects
Note
  • Originally issued in 16 monthly pts. Title page, introd. and list of plates issued with pt. 16; added engraved t.p. issued with pt. 1.
  • Title on covers: The shores and islands of the Mediterranean. A series of views from nature, comprising Sicily, by W.L. Leitch, Esq.; the Barbary Coast, by Major-Gen. Sir Grenville T. Temple, Bart.; Calabria, Gibraltar, Malta & Ionian Isles, by Lieut. Allen, of the Royal Engineers.
  • "To be completed in about twelve monthly parts"--Covers of pts. 1-10.
  • In a later issue, the parts are designated pt. 25-40, continuing the numbering of the parts issue of: Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated ... / by Thomas Allom : with ... descriptions of the plates by Robert Walsh.
  • Later issue has title on covers, pts. 25-31, 33-40: Constantinople, the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia, and the shores and islands of the Mediterranean. On cover of pt. 32: Fishers' Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor.
  • Later issue has at head of title on covers: Uniform with Fisher's "Syria and the Holy Land illustrated." Turkish empire illustrated. The Turkish empire, etc. illustrated.
  • "In forty monthly parts, each containingfour highly-finished engravings"--Later issue, covers of pts. 25-31, 33-40.
  • Later issue has distributor statement on covers: R. Martin & Co., New York, Philadelphia and Boston.
  • "Part 16, completing this work, will be published December 18th"--Covers, pt. 15. Year of publication derived from advertisements on covers: "Annuals for 1840," pt. 15; "The colonial magazine," to be published Jan. 1, 1840, pt. 16.
  • Later issue has advertisement for "Annuals for 1841" on covers of pts. 31-32.
  • Illustrations: 64 prints (incl. added t.p.) : etching ; full-page. By J. Sands (7), J. Tingle (5), W. Floyd (5) and others, after Temple (3), Leitch (29), Irton (1), Allen (1), C. Bentley (10) and others. Some copies issued with the ill. in hand-colored state. -- Double-page map drawn and engraved by A. Findlay, dated 1839,
  • Includes index.
  • Part issues: Prospectus and/or oublisher's advertisements on p. [4] or p. [3] and [4] of covers of most pts. Additional publisher's advertisements inserted in several pts.; publisher's notice on cover, pt. 11.
Provenance (note)
  • Lenox Libray
Call Number
BTYA+ (Wright, G.N. Shores and islands of the Mediterranean)
OCLC
  • 625195
  • 625195
Title
The shores and islands of the Mediterranean / drawn from nature by Sir Grenville Temple, bart., W.L. Leitch, Major Irton & Lieut. Allen ; with an analysis of the Mediterranean and descriptions of the plates by G.N. Wright.
Imprint
London ; Paris : Fisher, Son & Co., [1839]
Series
Constantinople, the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia, and the shores and islands of the Mediterranean ; pts. 25-40
Syria and the Holy Land illustrated
Turkish empire illustrated
The Turkish empire, etc. illustrated
Turkish empire etc. illustrated.
Local Note
Arents BIP 84-58: Parts issue; later issue. Map dated 1840. Incomplete: lacks pt. 28 (p. 33-44, [4] leaves of plates).
Arents BIP 06-431: Parts issue. Ill. in hand-col. state.
Arents BIP 84-58 in case with pts. 21-24 of: Allom, T. Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor illustrated in a series of drawings from nature.
Added Author
Wright, G. N. (George Newenham), 1790?-1877.
Temple, Grenville, 1799-1847. Illustrator
Leitch, William Leighton, 1804-1883. Illustrator
Irton, Richard, 1798-1847. Illustrator
Allen, H. E., Lieut. Illustrator
Bentley, Charles, 1806-1854. Illustrator
Floyd, William, active 1832-1877. Etcher
Tingle, James, active 1824-1850. etr,
Sands, James, steel engraver. Etcher
Findlay, A. (Alexander), 1790-1870. Engraver
Fisher, Son, & Co. Publisher
Added Title
Fishers' Constantinople and the scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor
Research Call Number
BTYA+ (Wright, G.N. Shores and islands of the Mediterranean)
Arents BIP (Allom, T. Constantinople 1838) 84-58
Arents BIP (Wright, G. Shores 1840) 06-431
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