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For the use of students and amateurs in landscape (on the 20th of February, 1816) will be published, in twelve numbers, to subscribers, five shillings - non-subscribers, six shillings each, and sold by the author, John Varley ... a series of twenty-four engravings in aquatinta, by F. C. Lewis..., 1816

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Large folio Broadside, outlining the features of A Treatise on the Principles of Landscape Design for Students and Amateurs in that Art, 1816-1817, with aquatint plates by Frederick Christian Lewis. See Abbey, Life, 187: "He was particularly happy in the unconventional sayings with which he sought to impress upon his pupils the principles that he considered of chief importance, and this gift of vivid illustration, with its striking perception of forcible analogies, appears also in the text of his treatises."

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London: Varley, John.

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For the use of students and amateurs in landscape (on the 20th of February, 1816) will be published, in twelve numbers, to subscribers, five shillings - non-subscribers, six shillings each, and sold by the author, John Varley ... a series of twenty-four engravings in aquatinta, by F. C. Lewis...; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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