A General History of Quadrupeds. The Library’s copy of Bewick’s History of Quadrupeds is of particular interest because it includes a fine example of a fore-edge painting. The painting can be seen only when the gilt edges of the book are carefully fanned; when. Jun 13, 2013 · A General History of Quadrupeds by Thomas Bewick, Paperback Barnes & Noble® Thomas Bewick 1753-1828 began his career as an apprentice to the engraver and businessman Ralph Beilby 1743-1817. Having entered into a partnership Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. It was first published in 1790, cementing Bewick's reputation as an engraver of the natural world. Although by the end of 1797 the partnership had foundered, A General History of Quadrupeds ran to seven editions and sold some 14 000 copies. Its aim was to describe and depict the domestic animals that 'so materially contribute to the strength, the wealth, and the happiness of this kingdom', and also.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828. General history of quadrupeds. Newcastle upon Tyne, S. Hodgson, R. Beilby, & T. Bewick 1790. Thomas Bewick was an English wood-engraver and natural history author. Early in his career he took on all kinds of work such as engraving cutlery, making the wood blocks for advertisements, and illustrating children's books. He gradually turned to illustrating, writing and publishing his own books, gaining an adult audience for the fine illustrations in A History of Quadrupeds. His career began.
A Memoir of Thomas Bewick Written by Himself: Embellished by Numerous Wood Engravings, Designed and Engraved by the Author for a Work on British Fishes, and Never before Published - Cambridge Library Collection - Art and Architecture Paperback. During his childhood in the Tyne valley, his two obsessions were art and nature. At fourteen, he was apprenticed to the engraver and businessman Ralph Beilby 1743-1817 with whom he later published A General History of Quadrupeds also reissued in this series. It is embellished with engravings of animals, birds, landscapes and artefacts. Volume 1 begins with an account of the various Arctic habitats, and describes the quadrupeds of these regions. Other works by Thomas Pennant are also reissued in the Cambridge Library Collection.
Cambridge Library Collection A collection of out-of-copyright and rare books from the Cambridge University Library and other world-class institutions that have been digitally scanned, made available online, and reprinted in paperback. From Thomas Bewick 'A General History of Quadrupeds' Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1811. Woodcut Dishley New Leicester sheep. Breed result of selective breeding programme by Robert Bakewell 1725-95 on his farm at Dishley, Leicestershire, England. Thomas Bewick Thomas Bewick was born at Cherryburn House, Eltringham, Northumberland in August of 1753, the eldest of eight children. Early on he demonstrated a talent for art by drawing on the hearthstones of his family home and filling the margins of his school books with pencil sketches of the surrounding flora and fauna.
A print from A general history of quadrupeds. Chicago: Cherryburn Press. NE1212.B4 1952. Bewick, Thomas. 1953. Wood engravings of Thomas Bewick, reproduced in collotype, selected with a biographical introduction by Reynolds Stone. London: Hart-Davis. NE1212.B5 S8. Winter, Sylvia. 1960. Thomas Bewick and the art of wood-engraving. A General History of Quadrupeds first appeared in 1790. The Quadrupeds deals with mammals of the whole world, and is particularly thorough on some of the domestic animals. It includes bats and seals but does not include whales or dolphins. Buy A General History of Quadrupeds by Thomas Bewick for $141.00 at Mighty Ape NZ. Thomas Bewick 1753-1828 began his career as an apprentice to the engraver and businessman Ralph Beilby 1743-1817. Having entered into a partnershi. the checklist part 1 books formerly in the possession of thomas bewick excluding bewick's quadrupeds and british birds, unless listed in robert bewick's schedules c-e, and children's books not identified as thomas's property class i: history, civil & literary, biography 1.
Water birds.--v. 3. A general history of quadrupeds.--v. 4. The fables of Aesop, and others.--v. 5. Memoir of Thomas Bewick, written by himself. AU - Bewick, Thomas, AU - Aesop. AU - Dobson, Austin, AU - Bewick, Jane, KW - Birds KW - Great Britain KW - Mammals KW - Zoology ER - TY - BOOK TI - Memorial edition of Thomas Bewick's works. VL - 2. Library. Top American Libraries. Water birds.--v. 3. A general history of quadrupeds.--v. 4. The fables of Aesop, and others.--v. 5. Memoir of Thomas Bewick, written by himself Addeddate 2007-03-29 19:02:47 Bookplateleaf 0006 Call number nrlf_ucb:GLAD-33776581 Camera 1Ds Collection-library. Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries. Land birds.--v. 2. A history of British birds. Water birds.--v. 3. A general history of quadrupeds.--v. 4. The fables of Aesop, and others.--v. 5. Memoir of Thomas Bewick, written by himself Addeddate 2007-03-29 18:58:53 Call number nrlf_ucb:GLAD.
The Elephant, by Thomas Bewick. Woodblock 314, used in p.186 of the 1791 Newcastle edition of the General History of Quadrupeds McGill’s woodblock collection dates from 1932 with the acquisition of 797 woodblocks from Northern England and London. Subsequent smaller acquisitions bring the current total to 822 blocks. The collection includes interesting examples from the seventeenth century to. Thomas Bewick c. 11 August 1753 – 8 November 1828 was an English engraver and natural history author. Early in his career he took on all kinds of work such as engraving cutlery, making the wood blocks for advertisements, and illustrating children's books. THE FABLES OF AESOP AND OTHERS 1903 With Designs On Wood By THOMAS BEWICK. by Aesop and Thomas Bewick Jan 1, 1903. Hardcover. A General History of Quadrupeds Cambridge Library Collection - Zoology by Bewick, Thomas 2013 Paperback. Jan.
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