SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

If you would like to get in touch, please feel free to contact:

DANIELL, William
Samuel Davis.
Views in Bootan from the Drawings of Mr. Davis...

Published
London: Wlliam Daniell, 1813.
References
Abbey Travell II, 434; Sutton p.141; Bobins 233.
Plates
6
Binding/Size
L=FOLIO
Value
25001-100000
Published
London: Wlliam Daniell, 1813.
Ref
5598

Oblong folio, engraved title, preface, 6 leaves of text, 6 hand coloured aquatint plates by Daniell, after Davis. Modern full red morocco with gilt border, spine gilt, raised bands, preserved in a matching cloth slipcase with title label to cover. **According to Sutton this work is probably the rarest of all William Daniell's sets of engravings.** Coloured plates in order: 1. View of Choka. 2. View at Tassisudon. 3. The Palace of the Deib Rajah at Tassisudon. 4. A Temple of Bode. 5. View on the River Teenchoo. 6. View between Murichom and Choka.