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Picturesque tour of the river Thames

Picturesque tour of the river Thames

illustrated by twenty-four coloured views, amap, and vignettes, from original drawings taken on the spot

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Published by R. Ackermann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thames River.

  • Edition Notes

    Title vignette in colors.

    Statementby William Westall and Samuel Owen.
    ContributionsWestall, William.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA670.T2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 172 p., 25 plates :
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21775621M
    LC Control Number03009819

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    Picturesque cruise along the storied River Thames, featuring stunning views of iconic riverside sights and attractions like Tower Bridge and Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre Outlining the colorful history of the area and its Medieval role as a place full of brothels, theaters and pubs frequented by pirates, thieves, and pillars of literature such. See our map of the River Thames featuring things to do, accommodation and restaurants along its path or our what's on guide. Starting as a small trickle in the Cotswolds the River Thames travels over miles through the heart of some of England’s most picturesque towns, right into the centre of London and eventually, out into the North Sea.

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Perhaps the finest is the Picturesque Tour of the River Thames, published by Ackermann, the joint-production of W. Westall, who executed 19 plates, and S. Owen, who is responsible for two vignettes and five plates, showing the open part of the Thames from Southwark to Sheerness Two tints are used for the printing the vignettes are very.

One of the two great nineteenth century works on the Thames (Boydell being the other). "The tradition of picture-books on the Thames was started by Samuel Ireland with his Picturesque Views on the River Thames published inbut Boydell was quick to compete in with his own two-volume History of the Thames.

A picturesque tour of the river Thames in its western course: including particular descriptions of Richmond, Windsor, and Hampton Court. 9 editions By John Fisher Murray Go to the editions section to read or download ebooks.

Thames river cruisesCity Cruises hop-on hop-off x London dining speedboat ar Thames Clippers to River Launches r and cable boat items. ACKERMANN THAMES IN ORIGINAL CLOTH. WESTALL, William Picturesque Tour of the River Thames Illustrated by Twenty-four Coloured Views, A Map, and Vignettes, from Original Drawings Taken on the Spot.

Ackermann, A classic collection of Thames views. ‘The colouring is less subdued than Boydell's, and there are more un-aquatinted spaces where the interpretation has been left to the colour-washing artist.

This gives the plates a greater resemblance to spontaneous water-colour drawings but leads inevitably to a greater disparity between individual copies.’ (Abbey). Get this from a library. A picturesque tour of the river Thames in its western course; including particular descriptions of Richmond, Windsor, and Hampton Court.

[John Fisher Murray]. Picturesque Views on the River Thames,Ireland,Samuel Ireland, A Picturesque Illustration of a Tour on the Continent, (which was prior to the construction of the bridge) appears by Doomsday Book to have contained two hundred and seventy-six houses.

The Tour Of The Thames Paperback – Septem by Thames river (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Thames river. A boat ride along the Thames River is a quintessential London experience, with popular choices including city cruises, afternoon tea or dinner options, RIB (rigid-inflatable boat) excursions, London duck tours, and hop-on hop-off boat tours.

Many Thames River tours even run all the way to Greenwich, passing Canary Wharf, Waterloo, and Cutty Sark. A PICTURESQUE TOUR OF THE RIVER THAMES IN ITS WESTERN COURSE.

by John Fisher Murray. Published by Henry G. Bohn. 1st. Very good condition. First edition. Pages: xii, Handsome modern three-quarter blue leather binding with raised bands and gilt lettering on spine; marbled boards. Over wood engravings.

A few light marks to front. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Picturesque views on the river Thames from its source in Gloucestershire to the Nore; with observations on the public buildings and other works of art. By Samuel Ireland. Volume 1 of 2 by Samuel Ireland and a great selection of related books, art.

The success of his first book, A Picturesque Tour through Holland, Brabant, and part of France () encouraged him to other work of the sort, and in and appeared to other books, Picturesque Views on the River Thames and Medway, and later again on the Avon () and Wye () and (posthumously) the Severn ().

Injust after Ireland’s death, appeared Picturesque Views, with an Historical Account of the Inns of Court in London and Westminster, and the series was concluded by the publication in of Picturesque Views on the River Severn (2 vols.), with colored lithographs, after drawings by Ireland, and descriptions by T.

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48 or 72 hour bus tour tickets here and benefit from added extras such as a free Changing of the Guard walking tour and a Thames river cruise. Find. A picturesque tour of the River Thames. Murray's elegiac tone for lost landmarks of English culture is one aspect of the picturesque ethos.

The volume as a whole reveals the former significance of the river as a means of transport around London. Picturesque Views On The River Thames: From Its Source In Gloucestershire To The Nore, With Observations On The Public Buildings And Other Works Of Art In Its Vicinity [Ireland, Samuel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Picturesque Views On The River Thames: From Its Source In Gloucestershire To The Nore, With Observations On The Public Buildings Author: Samuel Ireland. Leaving London behind we will take an hours drive out into the beautiful English countryside for a tour of the Thames Valley.

Following the route of England's longest river, the Thames, this scenic drive through the quintessential English countryside of the Thames Valley will pass through picturesque markets towns. Much of Oxford is pedestrianised. Sonning on Thames (13 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Berkshire ( miles, km, direction S of Henley on Thames) "the most fairy-like little nook on the whole river".

- Jerome K. Jerome. Nettlebed. a Picturesque Village in the county of Oxfordshire ( miles, km, direction NW of Henley on Thames).STANFIELD, Clarkson. Coast Scenery. A Series of Views in the British Channel, London: Smith, Elder,small 4°, engraved frontispiece, title and 38 plates after Stanfield (some plates spotted), contemporary half morocco gilt (extremities rubbed), armorial bookplate of Charles Finch Foster.

With John Fisher Murray's A Picturesque Tour of the River Thames in its Western .Thames River: Picturesque - See 2, traveller reviews, 3, candid photos, and great deals for London, UK, at Tripadvisor.5/5(K).