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BRAIDWOOD, Francis
[Advertisement. 1819?]
Superior free stone, from Collalo, Fife, in Scotland.
London: printed by B. M'Millan, [1819?].
[2] p. ; 20.2 cm. (8°)

Quarter-leaf, verso blank. A circular issued by the proprietor of the quarry, Francis Braidwood, extolling this stone as a suitably durable structural material for buildings in London.

Copy Notes Copy 1: A reference to particulars being available from 'Mr. Archibald Swinton, Penitentary, Millbank' is scored out in this copy. Sent to Soane with a further printed leaflet containing an extract from the Morning Post (q.v.) and a covering letter from Braidwood dated 5 August 1819 and bound together as item 14 in a collection of pamphlets on painting.
Copy 2: 25.7 cm.

Binding Copy 1: C19th maroon goatskin, blind-ruled borders and spine, marbled-paper boards. Numbered '111' in a series of pamphlet volumes.
Copy 2: Loose paper.

Reference Number 1758


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