SKETCH OF THE LIFE AND WORKS OF THE LATE THOMAS BEWICK ... READ JUNE, 15, 1830. [Drop-title:].

(Bewick, Thomas).

  • [Transactions of the Natural History Society of Northumberland]: (1831).
  • 4to.
  • self paper wrappers, removed.
  • pp. 132-159
  • Order Nr. 79946
  • Price: $350.00  other currencies
SKETCH OF THE LIFE AND WORKS OF THE LATE THOMAS BEWICK ... READ JUNE, 15, 1830. [Drop-title:]

Engraved plate showing bust of Bewick by Bailey. Very scarce. The earliest posthumous account of Bewick. Laid-down on the final leaf is a small broadside, with text noting the death of Bewick, his place of burial, and his descendants, set between two Bewick funereal vignettes. Removed from larger volume.