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Description of the Library at Merly in the County of Dorset

Author:
Written and designed by Ralph Willett (British, 1719–1795)
Engraver:
James Caldwell (British, London 1739–not before 1819)
Engraver:
James Record (British, active 1768–85)
Draftsman:
William Collins (British, active 1772–85)
Printer:
John Nichols (British, 1745–1826)
Date:
1785
Medium:
Illustrations: etching and engraving
Dimensions:
21 9/16 × 16 1/4 × 1 1/8 in. (54.8 × 41.2 × 2.8 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.45.1
Not on view
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