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Costume of the ancients. By Thomas Hope. In two volumes. Vol. I [II].

Thomas Hope

RA Collection: Book

Record number

12/4084

Author

Edition

A new edition enlarged.

Imprint

London: Printed for William Miller, Albemarle-Street, by W. Bulmer and Co. Cleveland-Row, St. James's, 1812

Physical Description

2 vols.; 285 mm.

General Note

Vol I: xv, [1], 49, [5] p. 130 leaves of plates; Vol. II: [8] p., 131-300 leaves of plates.

Binding Note

Leather spine with gilt lettering: 'Hope's Costume' , 'Vol. I [II]' and 'R.A.'

Subject

Costume History To 500

Contributors

Thomas Hope, source artist
Henry Moses, source artist
Henry Moses, engraver
Thomas Hope, engraver
Richard Roffe, engraver
William Miller, publisher/bookseller
W. Bulmer and Company (London), printer