American scenery; or land, lake, and river: illustrations of transatlantic nature.

Collection Data

Names
Willis, Nathaniel Parker (1806-1867) (Author)
Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry) (1809-1854) (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1840
Place Term: London and New York
Publisher: George Virtue and R. Martin & Co.
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: IID (Willis, N. P. American Scenery)
Topics
United States -- Description and travel
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content : Added engraved title pages, which read: American scenery, by N.P. Willis, Esq., illustrated in a series of views by W.H. Bartlett ...

Content : Illustrations: 119 prints (incl. added title pages) : etching ; full-page. By R. Wallis (13), J. Cousen (7), J.T. Willmore (11), R. Brandard (12), H. Adlard (8), G.K. Richardson (5) and 27 others, after W.H. Bartlett (111), T. Creswick (6) and T. Doughty (2). -- Stipple-engraved port. of Bartlett, by B. Holl, after H. Room; full-page map, drawn and engraved by W. Hughes. "In a few copies the plates are hand-colored"--BAL.

Content : Imprint on covers of quarterly pts.: London : Published for the proprietors by G. Virtue.

Content : Vol. 1: iv, [iii]-iv, 140 p., [68] leaves of plates; v. 2: iv, 106 p., [53] leaves of plates.

Content : Imprint on added title pages: London : George Virtue ; New York : R. Martin & Co.

Citation/reference : BAL 22755

Citation/reference : Sabin 3784

Content: Originally issued 1837-1840 in 30 monthly pts. and in 7 quarterly pts. Title pages and other preliminaries in pt. 30 and pt. 7, respectively.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. : ill., map, port ; 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 2087806
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12688242
UUID: 995d9c30-c609-012f-1e21-58d385a7bc34
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