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Press cuttings

Reference code
LYS/015
Title
Press cuttings
Date
c. 1731-1874
Level of description
item
Extent and format
Large folio.
Half leather binding, brown, with marbled boards.
Scope and content
Album of press-cuttings, etc., mainly relating to Gloucestershire, with some illustrative material. Includes words of poems and songs, a pen and wash view of the Thames-Severn canal (with press-cutting, 1787), and a lithograph, 1874, by J. P. Moore. Copies of D. and S. Lysons, Magna Britannia (Beds., Berks., Bucks.) (1806), and Additional Plates (1815) are preserved with the collection. Some volumes have extra illustrations by T. Fisher, and all appear to have been owned and annotated by William Bromet (see his collection BRO).
Creator
Lysons family of Hempsted
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/782/15