Modern Athens displayed in a series of views or, Edinburgh in the nineteenth century, illustrated by a series of views from original drawings by Thomas H. Shepherd

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Facsimile reprint of the 1831 edition with added t.p.

Book details

Other titlesEdinburgh in the nineteenth century.
Statementby Thomas H. Shepherd ; with historical, topographical, and critical illustrations by John Britton.
ContributionsBritton, John, 1771-1857.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, ii, 88 p. :
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22630269M
ISBN 100405091427, 0831726008

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Originally produced for the part-work “Modern Athens. Displayed in a Series of Views: or, Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century” (London: ). The Modern Athens series of transfer prints.

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