The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV. Rudolph Ackermann.
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV
The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV

The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics. Series I, Volume XIV.

London: R. Ackermann, July, 1815-1828.

Engraved titles,, some folding, including hand-coloured aquatints, fashion-plates, furniture designs, allegorical woodcut plates with mounted silk, cotton and lace fabric samples, uncoloured or colour-printed plates of designs for bank-notes and playing-cards, portraits, etc. (Vol.XIV lacking the general index to the 1st series and the supplemental pp.373-479, a few plates just shaved, a few cloth samples lacking, occasional soiling, offsetting, or browning.). 21 vols. 8vo. Bound in half contemporary pebbled green morocco and marbled boards Colas 2541; Tooley 8; Abbey, Life 212. Item #257010

An incomplete run of The Repository of the Arts A RARE SET INCLUDING PARTS OF ALL THREE SERIES: Series 1 Volume XIV only ; Series 2 Volumes.I-VII, XI-XIV ; Series 3 Volumes .I-VII, IX, X. The costume plates run throughout all three series forming a beautiful and valuable record of the costume of the period.

Other series were later reprinted as separate works: Papworth Select Views of London (1815); Papworth Rural Residences (1818); Schoberl Picturesque tour from Geneva to Milan (1820); Combe Journal of sentimental travels in the southern provinces of France (1821) and Ackermann's Views of Country Seats (1830).

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