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PROUT, Samuel (1783--1852)
[Fac similes of sketches made in Flanders and Germany. Advertisement]
Mr. Prout proposes to publish by subscription one volume, super royal folio, containing fifty architectural and picturesque subjects, in Flanders and Germany, to be drawn on stone by himself, and printed on grey paper, touched with white, as fac-similes of his sketches made on the spot. The size, sixteen inches by eleven inches. The price, five guineas. A few copies will be printed on india paper, price six guineas. The volume to be completed by Christmas next, and delivered neatly half-bound, interleaved, and lettered. Subscribers' names received by S. Prout, 4, Brixton Place, Brixton.
[London]: [1832?].
[4] p. ; 24.7 cm. (4°)

Half-sheet, folded, verso of first leaf and conjugate leaf blank. Printed on yellow paper. The ODNB gives a publication date of 1833 for the completed work, executed in tinted (two-toned) lithograph.

Copy Notes Originally enclosed in a note from Prout dated Brixton / July 12th with the year 1832 added in pencil in a curatorial hand. (Priv. Corr. XVI.F.102).

Binding Loose bifolium.

Reference Number 3093


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