1794 Forest Scenery England Botany Landscapes Natural History Animals Gilpin Map

GILPIN, William

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“The ash is the most beautiful of all the trees of the wood. As the letters of our names on the bark, so shall our love.”

William Gilpin, Remarks on Forest Scenery

 

William Gilpin was an English artist, Anglican cleric, schoolmaster and author. He was most notable as one of the originators of the concept of the picturesque, a set of rules for depicting nature. This notion would be expounded upon and expanded by other contemporary philosophers.

 

This edition of “Remarks on Forest Scenery” is divided into three books bound in two tomes. It contains 33 illustrations throughout. Some interesting illustrations include views of various trees, species of trees, maps of forests, forest animals such as deer, and much more!

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1794 Forest Scenery England Botany Landscapes Natural History Animals Gilpin Map

 

“The ash is the most beautiful of all the trees of the wood. As the letters of our names on the bark, so shall our love.”

William Gilpin, Remarks on Forest Scenery

 

William Gilpin was an English artist, Anglican cleric, schoolmaster and author. He was most notable as one of the originators of the concept of the picturesque, a set of rules for depicting nature. This notion would be expounded upon and expanded by other contemporary philosophers.

 

This edition of “Remarks on Forest Scenery” is divided into three books bound in two tomes. It contains 33 illustrations throughout. Some interesting illustrations include views of various trees, species of trees, maps of forests, forest animals such as deer, and much more!

 

Item number: #1936

Price: $499

 

GILPIN, William

 

Remarks On Forest Scenery, And Other Woodland Views : (Relative Chiefly To Picturesque Beauty) Illustrated By The Scenes Of New-Forest In Hampshire; In Three Books

 

London : Blamire, 1794.

 

Details:

  • Collation complete with all pages; 2 volumes:
    • I: [vii], [iv], [iii], 340
    • II: [iii], 310, [30], [xx]
    • 33 plates throughout both volumes
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Size: ~9in X 5.75in (23cm x 15cm)

 

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1936

Categories

Natural History

Botany, Gardening, & Herbals

Authors

GILPIN, William

Printing Date

18th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete