Dedicated to the Nobility and Gentry of Ludlow and its Vicinity. Six Views of Ludlow.
Ludlow: Printed and Published by R. Jones, Broad Street. 1846
Oblong folio, original printed wrappers; engraved title & six steel mezzotint plates, each with a text page interleaved with tissue. Front cover soiled, spine hinged.
View of the town and castle of Ludlow by Henry Bryan Ziegler (1793-1874). When the series was first published in 1827 (Abbey 263) it was one of the earliest example of engraving on steel, with the use of mezzotint making it more unusual.
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