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The Resource The costume of China : illustrated in forty-eight coloured engravings, by William Alexander

The costume of China : illustrated in forty-eight coloured engravings, by William Alexander

Label
The costume of China : illustrated in forty-eight coloured engravings
Title
The costume of China
Title remainder
illustrated in forty-eight coloured engravings
Statement of responsibility
by William Alexander
Creator
Contributor
Author
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MIGCL
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1767-1816
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Alexander, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Malpière, D. B. de
Series statement
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Mapping the World: Maps and Travel Literature
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  • Costume
  • China
  • China
Label
The costume of China : illustrated in forty-eight coloured engravings, by William Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • With added engraved pictorial title page, with dedication and imprint: "London. Published Nov. 1st 1804 by W. Miller Old Bond Street."
  • Includes list of subscribers (4 pages following title page); list of plates (called "Index") and publisher's advertisement for his "Costumes of Great Britain" at end
  • Leaf of descriptive letterpress follows each plate; no guard sheets
  • Plates unnumbered; with imprint of G. Nicol or W. Miller as publisher, W. Alexander as engraver, and dated from July 1797 to November 1804
  • Plates also published in Bazin de Malpière's La Chine: moeurs, usages, costumes," 2 v., Paris, 1824-27
  • Reproduction of the original from the Bryn Mawr College Library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
NCCO3002482
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Collection of Katharine E. McBride
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904537651
Label
The costume of China : illustrated in forty-eight coloured engravings, by William Alexander
Publication
Note
  • With added engraved pictorial title page, with dedication and imprint: "London. Published Nov. 1st 1804 by W. Miller Old Bond Street."
  • Includes list of subscribers (4 pages following title page); list of plates (called "Index") and publisher's advertisement for his "Costumes of Great Britain" at end
  • Leaf of descriptive letterpress follows each plate; no guard sheets
  • Plates unnumbered; with imprint of G. Nicol or W. Miller as publisher, W. Alexander as engraver, and dated from July 1797 to November 1804
  • Plates also published in Bazin de Malpière's La Chine: moeurs, usages, costumes," 2 v., Paris, 1824-27
  • Reproduction of the original from the Bryn Mawr College Library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
NCCO3002482
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Collection of Katharine E. McBride
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904537651

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