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Press figures (Printing)
|Named Person:||Jesus Christ; John, the Baptist Saint.; Mary, Blessed Virgin Saint.|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Paul Wright; Benjamin Tanner; William Rollinson; Amos Doolittle; Elkanah Tisdale; John Scoles; Alexander Anderson
|Notes:||"First published in thirty numbers, of sixteen pages and an engraving, each. The completed volume bearing the date of the first number, although publication was not completed until 1796 or 1797. The Philadelphia edition differs from the New York edition only in its title page. the plates are from several sources ..."--Evans 29927.
Engravings by Benjamin Tanner, William Rollinson, Amos Doolittle, Elkanah Tisdale, John Scoles, and Alexander Anderson.
Printed in two columns; numerous errors in pagination. In some copies the pagination errors on p. 269, 289, 292 and 372 are corrected.
"Subscribers to The life of Christ."--P. [429-431].
|Description:||427 [i.e. 428],  p.,  leaves of plates (one folded) : ill., 1 map ; 33 cm. (fol.)|
|Series Title:||Early American imprints., 1st series ;, no. 29928.|
|Responsibility:||by Paul Wright, D.D. ... ; Embellished with the most elegant, valuable, and numerous set of large copper-plate prints ever published in a work of this kind: finely engraved from the original drawings of Hamilton, Chalmers, West, Samuel Wale, Esq. &c. by the best American artists.|