Record number 07/1415
Author Stanfield, Clarkson, R.A., 1793 - 1867
TitleStanfield's Coast Scenery. A Series Of Views In The British Channel, From Original Drawings Taken Expressly For The Work. By Clarkson Stanfield, Esq. R.A. -
ImprintLondon:: Published By Smith, Elder And Co Cornhill, Booksellers To Their Majesties. -, 1836.
Physical Descriptionviii, 128 p., [40] pl. (incl. frontis. and add. engr. t.pl.); 367 mm. (Folio.)
Physical Description NotePlates carry no numbers but are numbered 1-40 in 'List Of The Plates'.
Content Format Note[Frontis., add. t.pl., t.p., dedic.] - Preface - List Of The Plates - [Text and plates].
Summary NoteThe added engraved title plate reads, 'Stansfield's Coast Scenery, The British Channel - London, Smith, Elder & Co. 65, Cornhill. 1836.'
Responsibility NoteAll plates are signed as [drawn] by C. Stanfield, and engraved by J. Cousen, E. Goodall, J. Stephenson, J. Carter, Freebairn, Higham, W. Miller, J.H. Kernot, J.B. Allen, J.C. Armytage, R. Brandard, W.J. Cooke, W. Finden, W. Floyde, G. Bradshaw, E. Finden, W. Chevalier, W.B. Cooke, J.W. Appleton, Bentley.

Each carries the publishers' imprint of Smith, Elder and Co.

The text printer is named on the verso of the title page: 'London: Printed By Stewart And Co., Old Bailey.'

The work is dedicated by Clarkson Stanfield to the King.
SubjectLandscapes (environments) - Seas - Ships - Great Britain - France - English Channel - History - 19th century
Drawings - Landscapes (representations) - Seascapes - Great Britain - 19th century
Views - Great Britain - 19th century
Pictorial works - Great Britain - 19th century
ReferencesM. Holloway, Steel Engravings In Nineteenth Century British Topographical Books A Bibliography (1977), no. 133, p.152-3.

P. van der Merwe and R. Took, The spectacular career of Clarkson Stanfield, 1793-1867 [exhibition catalogue] (1979).
Binding Note19th-century half red morocco, red cloth-covered boards; spine lettered 'Stanfield's Coast Scenery The British Channel London 1836'.
Contributors Stanfield, Clarkson, R.A., 1793 - 1867, source artist, draughtsman
William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765 - 1837, dedicatee
Cousen, John, 1804 - 1880, engraver
Goodall, Edward, 1795 - 1870, engraver
Stephenson, James, 1808 - 1886, engraver
Carter, James, 1798 - 1855, engraver
Freebairn, Alfred Robert, 1794 - 1846, engraver
Higham, Thomas, 1795 - 1844, engraver
Miller, William, 1796 - 1882, engraver
Kernot, James Harfield, fl. ca. 1828 - 1849?, engraver
Allen, James Baylis, 1803 - 1876, engraver
Armytage, James Charles, 1802 - 1897, engraver
Brandard, Robert, 1805 - 1862, engraver
Cooke, William John, 1796 - 1865, engraver
Finden, William, 1787 - 1852, engraver
Finden, Edward Francis, 1791 - 1857, engraver
Cooke, William Bernard, 1778 - 1855, engraver
Appleton, J. W., fl. 1834 - 1843, engraver
Floyd, William, fl. 1832 - 1859, engraver
Bradshaw, G., fl. ca. 1836?, engraver
Chevalier, W., fl. 1833 - 1851, engraver
Bentley, Joseph Clayton, 1809 - 1851, engraver
Smith, Elder and Company (London). publisher
Stewart and Company (London). printer
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