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LANDSEER,, John (1769--1852)
Landseer's Sabæan researches. (Continued.)
London,, published for the author by Messrs. Black, Young, and Young. Sold also by Messrs Longman & Co.; J. & A. Arch, Simpkin & Marshall; Ackermann & Co.; Colnaghi, Son & Co.; J. Rodwell; W. Pickering; J. Moon; J. Fraser; E. Chruton, and R. Glynn. 1835.
25, [1] p., [1] litho. pl. ; 29.0 cm. (4°)

Title from printed cover. 'Lecture IX- Delivered At The Royal Institution' on 13 Feb. 1835. With a lithographic plate bound as frontispiece and a lithographic head-piece.

Copy Notes Copy 1: Pasted inside the front cover is a letter from Landseer to Soane dated 27 May 1835, presenting him with one of the few copies he had printed of his lecture, which was inspired by a cast of a curious monument in the Holy Land lately brought back from Egypt by Joseph Bonomi, son of Soane's 'old friend'. Inscribed on upper cover Sir John Soane/ From the Author.
Copy 2: 28.3 cm. Inscribed in ink on the upper cover From Mr Landseer/ March 1837.

Binding Both copies: Original C19th tan paper wrappers with the title printed on the upper cover in a decorative border.

Reference Number 2586

Additional Names Bonomi, Joseph, jr. (1796--1878)

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