Cadell and Davies (London)

Bookseller and publisher. Appointed Bookseller to the Royal Academy in 1812. After William Davies' death in 1820, Thomas Cadell Jun. carried on the business until his own death in 1836. Thereafter his executors continued to supply books and prints regularly to the Royal Academy until 1845 (see 'Quarterly Abstract of Bills', RAA/TRE/1/3). Cadell's copyrights were acquired by Longman and Co. for £8,400 on 2 June 1845 (see Asa Briggs, A history of Longmans and their books 1724-1990, London: The British Library, 2008, p. 221, n. 250).
 
Works of Art: 1
Books: 20
Archives: 7
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Portrait of Henry Fuseli RA   
Portrait of Henry Fuseli RA
Moses Haughton
  

Fuseli, Henry, R.A.   Lectures on painting, delivered at The Royal Academy with additional observations and notes by Henry Fuseli, P.P. ; - London 1820   
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Hoare, Prince   Academic annals of painting sculpture & architecture ; published by authority of the Royal Academy of Arts, 1805-6, 1807, 1808-9 ; collected and arranged by Prince Hoare, Secretary for Foreign Correspondence to The Royal Academy - London 1809   
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Ta Tsing Leu Lee : being the fundamental laws, and a selection from the supplementary statutes, of the penal code of China; originally printed and published in Pekin, in various successive editions, under the sanction, and by the authority, of the several emperors of the Ta Tsing, or present dynasty. / Translated from the Chinese; and accompanied with an appendix, consisting of authentic documents, and a few occasional notes, illustrative of the subject of the work; by Sir George Thomas Staunton, ...   - London : 1810.   
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Engravings Of The Most Noble The Marquis Of Stafford's Collection Of Pictures, In London, Arranged According To Schools, And In Chronological Order, With Remarks On Each Picture. By William Young Ottley, Esq. F.S.A. The Executive Part Under The Management Of Peltro William Tomkins, Esq. Historical Engraver To Her Majesty. - Vol. I. (- IV.) -   - London: 1818.   
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Britannia Depicta; A Series Of Views (With brief Descriptions) Of The Most Interesting And Picturesque Objects In Great Britain, Engraved From Drawings By Messrs. Farington, Turner, Hearne, Smith, Alexander, &c. - By William Byrne, F.A.S. - The Counties Alphabetically Arranged; - Part I. Containing Twenty-four Views in Bedfordshire, Berkshire, And Buckinghamshire. -   - London: 1806.   
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Britannia Depicta; A Series Of Views (With brief Descriptions) Of The Most Interesting And Picturesque Objects In Great Britain, Engraved From Drawings By Messrs. Farington, Turner, Hearne, Smith, Alexander, &c. - The Counties Alphabetically Arranged - Part II. Containing Nine Views in Cambridgeshire. -   - London: 1808.   
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Pilkington, Matthew   A Dictionary Of Painters, From The Revival Of The Art To The Present Period; By The Rev. M. Pilkington, A.M. A New Edition, With Considerable Alterations, Additions, An Appendix, And An Index, By Henry Fuseli, R.A. [Epigraph] - London: 1805.   
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Desenfans, Noel Joseph   A Descriptive Catalogue (With Remarks And Anecdotes Never Before Published In English) Of Some Pictures, Of The Different Schools, Purchased For His Majesty The Late King Of Poland; Which will be exhibited early in 1802, At the Great Room, No. 3, In Berners-Street, The third Door on the right, from Oxford-Street. By Noel Desenfans, Esq. Late Consul General Of Poland, In Great-Britain. Vol. I. Containing the Italian, Venetian, Spanish, and French Schools. (Vol. II. Containing the German, Flemish, Dutch, and English Schools.) Second Edition, Revised And Corrected. - London: 1802.   
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Galt, John   The Life, Studies, And Works Of Benjamin West, Esq. President Of The Royal Academy Of London, Composed From Materials Furnished By Himself, By John Galt, Esq. Author Of The Life And Administration Of Cardinal Wolsey, &c. - London: 1820.   
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Blair, Robert   The Grave, A Poem. By Robert Blair. Illustrated By Twelve Etchings Executed From Original Designs. To Which Is Added A Life Of The Author. - London: 1813.   
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Farington, Joseph, R.A.   Memoirs Of The Life Of Sir Joshua Reynolds; With Some Observations On His Talents And Character. By Joseph Farington, R.A. In addition to the Life of Sir Joshua Reynolds, originally prefixed to his Works, by Edmond Malone, Esq., one of his Executors, and now printed separately for the accommodation of the purchasers of the first four Editions. - London: 1819.   
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Murphy, James Cavanah   The Arabian Antiquities Of Spain. By James Cavanah Murphy. - London:, London. June 1st. 1815.   
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Society of Antiquaries of London   An Index To The First Three Volumes Of Vetusta Monumenta. Printed By Order Of The President And Council Of The Society Of Antiquaries Of London, 25th Of May, 1810. - London: 1810.   
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Shakespeare, William,   The Plays Of William Shakspeare, Accurately printed from the Text of the corrected copy left by the late George Steevens, Esq. With A Series Of Engravings, From Original Designs Of Henry Fuseli, Esq. R.A. Professor Of Painting: And A Selection Of Explanatory And Historical Notes, From the most eminent Commentators; A History of the Stage, a Life of Shakspeare, &c. By Alexander Chalmers, A.M. - In Ten Volumes. - Volume I. ... (- Volume X. ...) - London: 1805.   
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Mitford, William   The History Of Greece. By William Mitford, Esq. The First Volume. (- Fifth Volume.) - London: 1808. (-1818.)   
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Lempriere, John   A Classical Dictionary; Containing A Copious Account Of All The Proper names Mentioned In Ancient Authors, With The Value Of Coins, Weights, And Measures, Used Among The Greeks And Romans, And A Chronological Table. By J. Lempriere, D.D. - London: 1804.   
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Barry, James, R.A.,   The Works Of James Barry, Esq. Historical Painter; Formerly Professor Of Painting At The Royal-Academy; Member Of The Clementine Academy At Bologna, &c. Containing, His Correspondence From France And Italy With Mr. Burke - His Lectures On Painting Delivered At The Royal-Academy - Observations On Different Works Of Art In Italy And France - Critical Remarks On The Principal Paintings Of The Orleans Gallery - Essay On The Subject Of Pandora; (Now First Published From Manuscripts, And Illustrated By Engravings From Sketches, Left By The Author.) And His Inquiry Into The Causes Which Have Obstructed The Progress Of The Fine Arts In England - His Account Of The Paintings At The Adelphi - And Letter To The Dilettanti Society. To Which Is Prefixed, Some Account Of The Life And Writings Of The Author. In Two Volumes. Vol. I. (II.) - London: 1809.   
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Antiquities Of Great Britain Illustrated In Views Of Monasteries, Castles, and Churches, Now Existing. Engraved from Drawings made by Thomas Hearne.   - London: [1786 (-1807)]   
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Bromley, Robert Anthony   A Philosophical And Critical History Of The Fine Arts, Painting, Sculpture, And Architecture; With Occasional Observations On The Progress of Engraving, in it's several Branches Deduced From The Earliest Records, Through Every Country In Which Those Arts Have Been Cherished, To Their Present Establishment In Great Britain, Under The Auspices Of His Majesty King George III. In Four Parts. Volume I. (II.) By The Rev. Robert Anthony Bromley, B.D. Rector Of St. Mildred's In The Poultry, And Minister Of Fitzroy-Chapel, London. - London: [1793-1795]   
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Lysons, Samuel   An Account Of Roman Antiquities Discovered At Woodchester In The County Of Gloucester. By Samuel Lysons F.R.S. & A.S. - London [1797]   
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LAW/1/198    T. Lawrence, to Joseph Farington, the Earl of Lonsdale, Castle, Whitehaven    7 Oct 1808    Item