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[Volume 2] The history of the abbey church of St. Peter's Westminster : its antiquities and monuments

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Combe, William, Pugin, Augustus, The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster Vol. 2. London : Printed for R. Ackermann ... by L. Harrison and J.C. Leigh. 1812.

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Combe, William, Pugin, Augustus, (1812) The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster Vol. 2. London : Printed for R. Ackermann ... by L. Harrison and J.C. Leigh.

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Combe, William, Pugin, Augustus, The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster Vol. 2. London : Printed for R. Ackermann ... by L. Harrison and J.C. Leigh. 1812.

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Text by William Combe. Cf. BLC. Dedication signed: R. Ackermann. Includes illustrations signed: A. Pugin. Includes indexes

Vol. 2 has added engraved t.p.: Westminster Abbey and the monuments. Forming a companion and continuation of the Microcosm of London. Published at R. Ackermann's Repository of arts ... in sixteen monthly numbers

Plate 4, the added engraved t.p. of v. 2, is known to exist in two states. In one state it is signed: F. Mackenzie delt; in the other: A. Pugin delt. Cf. Abbey

"List of subscribers.": p. [vii]-xiii in v. 1

"Arrangement of the plates.": [2] p. bound in v. 1

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Abbey, J.R. Scenery

List of Images

1. Front Cover

2. Illustrated Title Page

3. Title Page

4. North East View of Westminster Abbey

5. Henry VII Chapel Shewing two renovated Pinacles

6. Fragments & Parts of the Exterior of Henry VII Chapel, Westminster Abbey

7. Interior view of Westminster Abbey, from the West Gate

8. Interior view of Westminster Abbey, looking towards the West Entrance

9. West Windows, Westminster Abbey

10. The Choir, Westminster Abbey

11. Mosaic Pavement before the Altar in Westminster Abbey

12. North Window

13. West Entrance, turning to the right - Westminster Abbey

14. Fragments & Arches in Westminster Abbey

15. Fragments of Ceilings &c &c

16. Fragments, Parts, Windows, Pillars &c &c, Westminster Abbey

17. Fragments, Windows, Doors &c, Westminster Abbey

18. Second & Third Window, South Aisle [8 monuments] Admiral Tyrrell / Lord Viscount Howe / Dr Thomas / Mrs K Bovey / Dr Pearce / Dr Wilcocks / Dr Thomas Sprat / Sir L Robinson Bt

19. Fourth & Fifth Window, South Aisle [7 monuments] Mrs Ann Fielding / John Smith / Mrs Harnett / Col Davis / Robt Cannon / Gen Flemming / Gen Wade

20. Sixth & Seventh Window, South Aisle [9 monuments] Sir I Chardin Bt / William Hargrave / Maj Andre / Sir P Fairborne / Col R Townsend / Sidney, Earl Godolphin / Sir C Harbord & C Cottrell / Diana Temple

21. Entrance into the Choir [2 monuments] Sir Isaac Newton / Earl of Stanhope / West Entrance [2 monuments] Sir Thomas Hardy / John Conduitt Esq

22. Eighth & Ninth Window, South Aisle [10 monuments] John Methuen Esq / Martin Folkes / Thomas Knipe / G Stepney Esq / Dr Watts / Sir R Bingham / G Churchill Esq / Capt William Julius / Maj R Creed / Gen Strode

23. Tenth Window & Entrance to the Cloister, North Aisle [7 monuments] Rear Adml John Harrison / Sophia Fairholm / Mrs Ann Wemyss / William Dalrymple / Sir J Burland / Sir Cloudesley Shovell / William Wragg Esq

24. South Aisle [8 monuments] Thomas Thynn Esq / Thomas Owen Esq / Dame Grace Gethin / Elis & Judith Freke / Sir Thomas Richardson / Gen de Paoli / Jas Kendall Esq / William Thynne Esq

25. West Side of Poets Corner [12 monuments] Stephen Hales / EdWetenhall / Sir J Pringle / Sir Robt Taylor / J Ernest Grabe / David Garrick / William Outram / I Barrow / Thomas Triplett / Sir Rich Coxe / ICassaubon / William Camden

26. West Side of Poets Corner [12 monuments] Mrs Mary Hope / Maj Gen Sir A Campbell / GF Handel / William Anne Villettes / Rich Busby / Bishop Duppa / Rt Hon JS Mackenzie / Sir E Atkyns / Eliz Dowager Baroness Lechmere / Mrs Christopher Ker / Robt South / Sir Jas Adolphus Oughton

27. Entrance to Poets Corner, Westminster Abbey [14 monuments] John Dryden / Matha Birch / A Cowley / J Roberts / G Chaucer / J Phillips / B Booth / M Drayton / Ben Johnson / S Butler / E Spencer / J Milton / Gray / C Anstey

28. Poets Corner Westminster Abbey [6 monuments] Thomas Shadwell / William Mason / Matthew Prior / Saint Evremond / Cowley / John Phillips

29. South View of Poets Corner

30. North view, across the Transept from Poets Corner - Westminster Abbey

31. Chapel of St. Benedict

32. East View of St. Edmund's Chapel

33. West View of St. Edmunds Chapel

34. St. Nicholas Chapel, Westminster Abbey

35. West View of St. Nicholas Chapel

36. South East Area, Westminster Abbey

37. Interior of King Serbert's Monument

38. Porch of Henry VII Chapel

39. Henry the Seventh Chapel, Westminster Abbey

40. Fragments of Henry VII Chapel

41. Henry the Seventh Monument, Henry the Seventh's Chapel

42. Interior of Henry the Seventh's Monument

43. Remaining Figures on the Screen of Henry the Seventh's Monument

44. Lewis Stuart, Duke of Richmond, Henry the Seventh's Chapel

45. Henry 7th Chapel

46. George Filliers, Duke of Buckingham

47. East End of South Aisle

48. Queen Elizabeth

49. Mary, Queen of Scots

50. Edward 5th and His Brothers

51. Sir George Savile

52. West Side of the Chapel of St. Paul

53. East Side of the Chapel of St. Paul

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Publication Information

Publisher: London : Printed for R. Ackermann ... by L. Harrison and J.C. Leigh

Language(s):

English

Pages: 458

Contributor(s):

Getty Research Institute

ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-05-29

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