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Sketches of the country, character, and costume, in Portugal and Spain, made during the campaign, and on the route of the British army, in 1808 and 1809


Date: 1809




First edition.


Abbey Travel 135 2B; Tooley 107.

List of Images

1. Book Display

2. Front Cover

3. Title Page

4. Creek of Maceira

5. A Car of Portuguese Estramadura

6. Torres Vedlas from the North-West

7. Peasant of Torres Vedras

8. Cintra

9. Cintra from the Lisbon Road

10. Franciscans

11. Lisbon and Aqueduct of Alcantara

12. Aqueduct of Alcantara

13. A Portuguese Gentleman

14. A Lady of Lisbon in her walking dress

15. Pass in the mountains between Nisa and Villa Velha

16. A Peasant Boy of Nisa

17. Peasant in a Straw Coat

18. View on the Tagus near Villa Velha

19. Girl of Guarda

20. Bishop of Guarda

21. Peasant of the Corregimiento of Salamanca (I)

22. Peasant of the Corregimiento of Salamanca (II)

23. Armed Peasant of the Ciudad Rodrigo Militia

24. The Boleras Dance

25. Salamanca

26. A Doctor of Salamanca

27. A Student of the Irish College, Salamanca

28. Interior of the Cathedral of Salamanca

29. A Spanish lady with her attendant going to mass

30. An Infant Capuchin

31. Interior of the Dominican Church, Salamanca

32. Servant Girls of Salamanca

33. Aliejos, a town in the Plains of Leon

34. Spanish Courier

35. Peasant of the Corregimiento of Toro

36. Toro

37. Shepherds of the Plains of Leon

38. Castle of Benevente

39. Pass of Manzanal

40. Villa Franca

41. Pass near Villa Franca

42. View near Villa Franca

43. View between Constantin and Nogles

44. Spanish Military Costume

45. Spanish Grenadiers

46. Spanish Infantry

47. Spanish Light Horse

48. Spanish Heavy Horse

49. Portuguese Military Costume

50. Lisbon Police Guard and Armed Peasant of Algarva

51. Novion or Lisbon Police Cavalry

52. Portuguese Legion of Alorgna

53. Portuguese Regiment of Alcantara

54. Portuguese Marine

55. A Private of French Infantry

56. A French Dragoon

57. Back Cover

Publication Information

Publisher: London : Printed for John Booth, by William Savage



Pages: 208


Wellcome Collection


ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-04-23

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