Illustrations to Oriental memoirs [electronic resource] / By James Forbes, Esq. with explanatory notices
- Forbes, James, 1749-1819
- London : Richard Bentley, New Burlington Street ..., 1835..
- Physical Description:
- 24 pages, 85 leaves of plates : chiefly illustrations (some color), portraits ; 32 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Bentley, Richard, 1794-1871
- Richard Bentley published a 2nd ed. of James Forbes' Oriental memoirs (2 v., 2 plates) in 1834; White, Cochrane, and Co. published an earlier 4 v. (94 plates) ed. in 1813.
Some plates published by "White, Cochrane & Co. ... 1812" and others published by "Richard Bentley ... 1834"
Includes hand-colored plates.
Plate 46 misnumbered 45.
See Abbey, J.R. Travel, 436.
Plates 43, 83 misbound after plates 47, 56, respectively.
Library Company copy imperfect: lacking plates 84 & 85.
For text of Oriental memoirs see Am 1834 Forb 9249.O.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic reproduction. Philadelphia, Pa.: NewsBank, inc., 2014. Available via the World Wide Web. Access restricted to Readex Afro-Americana Imprints, 1535-1922: From the Library Company of Philadelphia subscribers.
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Lib. Company. Afro-Americana, 2nd ed. Suppl. 825
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