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The Universal Penman; Or, the Art of Writing Made Useful to the Gentleman and Scholar as well as to the Man of Business

Author:
Written, engraved and published by George Bickham, Jr. (British, probably London ca. 1706–1771 Richmond, Surrey)
Sitter:
George Bickham, Sr. (British, London 1684–1758 London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1741
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving
Dimensions:
16 5/16 x 10 3/4 x 1 15/16 in. (41.5 x 27.3 x 5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Felix M. Warburg, 1928
Accession Number:
28.106.24
Not on view
Marking: Watermark on final flyleaf, crown above looped belt.
Birrell & Garnett; Donor: Felix Moritz Warburg
Graesse I.419, Jessen 2396(1743 ed.), Bonacini 207, Univ.Cat.I.110 (1743 ed.), S.K.B. 5062, Heal 171.7 (lacks frontispiece); Ekstrom, p. 79, Bonicini, 207.
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