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The picturesque beauties of the Hudson River and its vicinity

Collection Data

Names
Dick, Archibald L., approximately 1805-approximately 1855 (Illustrator)
Smillie, James, 1807-1885 (Engraver)
Knapp, Samuel L. (Samuel Lorenzo), 1783-1838 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835
Place: New-York
Publisher: J. Disturnell
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: IRM+ (Hudson River) (Knapp, S. L. Picturesque beauties of the Hudson River)
Topics
Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)
Genres
Illustrations
Prints
Notes
Content: "The work when complete will consist of twelve parts"--P. [4] of covers of pts. 1-2. No more published.
Content: Arents copy has plates in proof after the letter state, printed chine collé. On covers of parts: "Proofs. Price $1.50."
Content: Copy in IRM+ has plates in proof before the letter state.
Content: Each part in the original light green paper covers, as issued Sept.-Dec. 1835.
Content: Illustrations: 7 prints : etching, b&w ; full-page. By J. Smillie, R. Hinshelwood and others, after A. Dick, E.W. Clay and others.
Content: Issued in an ordinary edition and 2 proof editions, with plates in proof state before the letter or after the letter.
Statement of responsibility: illustrated in a series of views from original drawings, taken expressly for this work and engraved on steel by distinguished artists ; with historical and descriptive illustrations by Samuel L. Knapp.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 pts. (28 p., [7] leaves of plates) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG04-B547
Barcode: 33433089928109
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12716778
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b5611610-c607-012f-1a6f-58d385a7bc34
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