Aedes Walpolianae, or a Description of the Collection of Pictures at Houghton Hall in Norfolk, the Seat of the Right Honorable Sir Robert Walpole, Earl of Orford (Interleaved with Drawings by Isaac Ware for: The Plans, Elevations, and Sections of Chimney Pieces, and Celings of Houghton Hall in Norfolk...1735)
Written and assembled by Horace Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford (British, London 1717–1797 London)
Seated at the center with a greyhound at his knee is the Honorable Henry Fane, second son of the eighth earl of Westmorland. To the left is Inigo Jones, a relative of the celebrated architect, and to the right ... more
A bust length portrait of Samuel Adams, within an oval frame, set over a plinth engraved with two emblems: a scales hanging from an olive branch, and a snake with its tail around the handle of a mirror. Publish... more
The United States in Congress assembled, to all who shall these presents greeting : Whereas in and by our commission, dated at Philadelphia, the fifteenth day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one, the Honorable John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, Henry Laurens, and Thomas Jefferson ... with Richard Oswald ... did conclude and sign on the part of the United States of America and the crown of Great-Britain, articles in the words following ... Now know ye, that we the United States in Congress assembled, have ratified and confirmed ... the said articles ...
To the Most Honorable Charles Howard Earl of Surren Lord Lieutanant and Custos Rotulorum of the West Riding in the County of York and of the City of York & County of the same Deputy Earl Marsall of England and One of the Lords Commissioners of His Majety's Treasury This Map of the County of Cumberland [Mapa]
Escala gráfica de 10 millas estatutarias [= 12,3 cm]. Coordenadas referidas al meridiano de Londres (O 2°56'--O 3°42'/N 55°14'--N 54°42'). Orientado con lis en rosa de treinta y dos vientos. Recuadro geográfico... more
Map from "Sketch of the Column at Corygaum, with a plan of the village, some letters private and public, the general orders, and the dispatch from the Honorable Court of Directors, relating to the action on the 1st January 1818. [Compiled by J. Wylie.]"
This image has been taken from scan 000039 from "Sketch of the Column at Corygaum, with a plan of the village, some letters private and public, the general orders, and the dispatch from the Honorable Court of D... more