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Author Seddon, John P[ollard], 1827-

Title Rambles in the Rhine provinces : illustrated with chromo-lithographs, photographs, and wood-engravings / by John P. Seddon
Published London : J. Murray, 1868


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Description xiv, 156 pages : frontispiece, illustrations, plates, plans ; 29 cm
Series Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Photography: The World through the Lens
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Photography: The World through the Lens
Notes "List of photographs on a large scale, published by the Architectural Photographic Association, for 1867, all of which are referred to in this work ... photographed by Cundall and Fleming": p. [xv]. This set of 22 albumen prints, though designed to accompany the book, is relatively rarely found with it, and is not mentioned by Gernsheim
Collation: [A]â́ bâ́ B-Uâ́ X² [$1 signed]; 86 leaves, pp. [i-v] vi-vii [viii-ix] x [xi-xii] xiii-xiv [xv-xvi], [1] 2-156 [pagination omitted in text not noted]
Reproduction of the original from the Victoria and Albert Museum
The photographs, by Cundall and Fleming, are found in at least two forms: as albumen prints (as described by Gernsheim and found in Fogg Museum Fine Arts Library copy, seen via Google Books); or as Woodburytypes, mounted on leaves within a printed frame, with imprint at extreme foot: Printed by the Woodbury Permanent Photographic Printing Company, Hereford Lodge, Hereford Square, S.W. (as found in Brown University Library copy)
The plates ("large illustrations") consist of 2 chromolithographs, signed "Vincent Brooks, chromolith."; 4 "woodcuts" (i.e. wood engravings) by J. Cooper after P. Justyne, with fawn tinted background; and 14 photographs, all ca. 12 x 9 cm, mounted. The 70 "small illustrations", all in text, consist of wood engravings (many by Justyne and Cooper) and woodcuts
Subject Architecture, Medieval -- Germany.
Architecture, Medieval -- Rhine River Valley.
Castles -- Rhine River Valley.
Church architecture -- Rhine River Valley.
Rhine River Valley -- Description and travel.
Author Brooks, Vincent, 1815?-1885.
Cooper, James Davis, 1823-1904.
Cundall, Joseph, 1818-1895.
Justyne, Percy William, 1812-1883.
Chiswick Press.
Woodbury Permanent Photographic Printing Co.
LC no. 04027927