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3936. ANTIQUITIES of Great Britain, London 1786, vol. I, plat 51, in inglese, e francese. ANTIQUITIES of Great Britain illustrated in views of monasteries, castles, and churches non existing, engraved by W. Byrne from drawings madeby Thomas Hearne, with descriptions in english and in french, London 1807, vol. II, plat 32, in fol. oblong.
Questi due volumi contengono le più graziose e ben eseguite stampe che dir si possa, e sono del genere appunto in cui gl’inglesi primeggiano sulle altre nazioni.

Antiquities of Great-Britain illustrated in views of monasteries, castles, and churches, now existing / engraved from drawings made by Thomas Hearne

Byrne, William, 1743-1805
London : Printed by J. Phillips and published by the proprietors T. Hearne and W. Byrne, 1786-1807.
English and French
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  • Cicognara copy imperfect: lacking (v.2) t.p.[?]; engraved t.p. only.
  • Vol. 2 has title: Antiquities of Great Britain ... Engraved by W. Byrne, F.S.A. from drawings made by Thomas Hearne, F.S.A. With descriptions in English and in French. London, Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies.
Architecture—Great Britain, Castles—England, Great Britain—Pictorial works, Monasteries—England, and Great Britain—Antiquities
2 v. : ill.
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