A description of the villa of Mr. Horace Walpole : youngest son of Sir Robert Walpole Earl of Orford at Strawberry-Hill at Twickenham, Middlesex. With an inventory of the furniture, pictures, curiosities, &c.

Creator:
Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797.
Published/Created:
Strawberry Hill
Printed by Thomas Kirgate
MDCCLXXXIV [1784]
Physical Description:
iv, 96 p. : ill., maps, plans, plates (some col. and fold.) ; 28 cm
Notes:
Hazen, A.T. Bibliography of the Strawberry Hill Press (1973 ed.), no. 30, copy 11.
Extra-illustrated with 100 original drawings, chiefly by G.P. Harding, and numerous engravings. Copy of "The disaster" inserted; also inserted is a ms. account of the occasion for the poem, written in 1871 by Bawtree's grandson. Inlaid to folio, russia, rebacked.
Title page printed in red, black and blue, with Gothic style architectural border in watercolor and watercolor vignette resembling Mary Berry's bookplate with strawberries. Attributed to G.P. Harding. Printed 1797? Trimmed to: 29 x 22.5 cm.
Spencer; June 1933.
Sotheby's 14 July 1924 (Miscellaneous Sale), lot 183 to Spencer. Formerly owned by Kirgate's friend William Bawtree (1744-1824) engraver.
Topics:
Country homes--Great Britain.
Topics:
Alexander, Gulielmus Bookplate.
Augustus Frederick,--Duke of Sussex,--1773-1843--Bookplate.
Bate, J. T.--Ownership.
Bawtree, William,--1744-1824--Ownership.
Bull, Richard,--1725-1806--Ownership.
Campbell, Frederick,--Lord,--1729-1816--Presentation inscription.
Carter, John, 1748-1817, artist. CtY-LW
Cheney, Edward,--d. 1884--Ownership.
Clarke, Anna Maria--Ms. notes.
Courtauld, Samuel,--1876-1947--Ownership.
Cunningham, Peter,--1816-1869--Ownership.
Curtis, Charles Constable,--1852-1936--Ownership.
Curtis, Edith Fanny Onslow,---1944--Ownership.
Damer, Anne Seymour,--1748 or 9-1828--Ms. notes.
Damer, Anne Seymour,--1748 or 9-1828--Ownership.
Damer, Anne Seymour,--1748 or 9-1828--Presentation inscription.
Dickenson, Mary Hamilton,--1756-1816--Ownership.
Dickinson, Mary--Ms. notes.
Erne, Caroline--Ownership.
Eyton, Joseph Walter King--Ownership.
Foote, Robert,--b.1783--Ownership.
Gathorne-Hardy, R. E.--(Ralph Edward)--Bookplate.
Goudy, Frederic W.--(Frederic William),--1865-1947--Bookplate.
Harcourt, George Simon Harcourt,--Earl,--1736-1809--Ownership.
Harding, G. P. (George Perfect), 1780-1853, artist. CtY-LW
Harding, Sylvester, 1745-1809, printmaker, artist. CtY-LW
Keppel, Anna Maria--Ownership.
Kirgate, Thomas,--1734-1810--Ms. notes.
Knight, William,--F.S.H.,--d. 1947--Ownership.
Landsberg, Albert--Ownership.
Musgrave, William,--Sir,--1735-1800--Ownership.
Newdigate, Francis Alexander,--Sir,--1862-1936--Ownership.
Pennicott, William--Ownership.
Perrott, Francis--Ownership.
Philips, Mark.--Bookplate.
Philips, Mark--Bookplate.
Pinkerton, John,--1735-1816--Ownership.
Smith, George D.,--1870-1920--Ownership.
Strachey, Constance--Ownership.
Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England)
Strawberry Hill Press (Twickenham, London, England)
Sutton, Charles Manners,--1755-1829.
Waldegrave, Geoffrey Noel Waldegrave,--Earl,--1905---Ownership.
Waldegrave, William Frederick Waldegrave,--Earl,--1851-1930--Ownership.
Waller, Wathen,--Sir.
Walpole, Horace,--1717-1797--Binding.
Walpole, Horace,--1717-1797--Ms. notes.
Walpole, Horace,--1717-1797--Ownership.
Walpole, Horace,--1717-1797--Presentation inscription.
Walpole, Hugh,--Sir,--1884-1941--Bookplate.
Wharncliffe, Edward,--Earl--Bookplate.
Wheler, Charles,--Sir,--1730-1821--Ownership.
Wyatt, James,--1746-1813--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance)--18th century.--CtY-LW
Armorial bindings (Binding)--CtY-LW
Armorial bindings (Provenance)--CtY-LW
Drawings--British--18th century.
Engravings--England--18th century.
Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance)--CtY-LW
Portraits.
Watercolors--British--18th century.
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Books, Journals & Pamphlets
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Folio 33 30 Copy 4
Orbis Record:
7552043
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr17115 (parent)
oid pointer:
15977490
Citation:
Hazen, A.T. Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library, no. 3582
OID:
15977489
PID:
digcoll:2800537

Number of Pages: 209
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