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An Inquiry Into The Beauties of Painting; And Into The Merits Of The Most Celebrated Painters, Ancient and Modern * Remarks On The Beauty of Poetry * Observations On The Correspondence Between Poetry and Music by  Daniel Webb - 1769 - from Royoung bookseller, Inc. (SKU: 16404)

An Inquiry Into The Beauties of Painting; And Into The Merits Of The Most Celebrated Painters, Ancient and Modern * Remarks On The Beauty of Poetry * Observations On The Correspondence Between Poetry and Music

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An Inquiry Into The Beauties of Painting; And Into The Merits Of The Most Celebrated Painters, Ancient and Modern * Remarks On The Beauty of Poetry * Observations On The Correspondence Between Poetry and Music

by Webb, Daniel

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London: J. Dodsley, 1769. leather_bound. Contemporary full brown calf. 3 vols. in one. Very good. 200, 123, and 155 pages. 17 x 11 cm. Third edition of "An Inquiry," originally published 1760, and first editions of following two titles. Born in Ireland, the author spent most of his mature years in Bath. His theoretical works on art had considerable vogue for a time. The three titles here bound in one volume comprise his most notable oeuvre. Book Label of C. Frost Bookseller, Bristol and inked ownership inscription, Oxford University dated 1820. BRUNET Vol. VI, no.9230. Hinges cracked but firm, corner wear, backstrip foot chipped, slight loss at head, raised bands, gilt floral panel designs, red leather spine label, publisher adverts at rear.

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Bookseller Inventory #
16404
Title
An Inquiry Into The Beauties of Painting; And Into The Merits Of The Most Celebrated Painters, Ancient and Modern * Remarks On The Beauty of Poetry * Observations On The Correspondence Between Poetry and Music
Author
Webb, Daniel
Format/binding
Leather_bound
Book condition
Used - Contemporary full brown calf. 3 vols. in one. Very good
Quantity available
1
Publisher
J. Dodsley
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1769
Keywords
Painting
Bookseller catalogs
Art Reference; Art Criticism;

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