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Watermarks and an early antiquary.

Peter C. G. Isaac

Watermarks and an early antiquary.

by Peter C. G. Isaac

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Denne, Samuel, -- 1730-1799.

  • Edition Notes

    On Samuel Denne, an eighteenth-century paper historian.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 154-156
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19507322M

    5 Heawood E, Watermarks, mainly of the 17th and 18th centuries, Hilversum, Holland: The Paper Publications Society, , plates –, illustrations – 6 Ash N and Fletcher S Watermarks in Rembrandt’s prints National Gallery of Art, Washington , p and p 'The Antiquary' by Walter Scott 'The Antiquary' was Scott's third novel and was his own personal favourite. It is set in a Scottish burgh town and begins with the arrival of a young Englishman, Lovel, who is in Fairport on mysterious business.

      In UD Special Collections began acquiring collections of manuscripts of Gravell’s two books on early watermarks, along with slides, index cards and photographs. In two professors at Virginia Tech created a searchable, online database of 7, images from the Thomas L. Gravell Watermark collection at UD. First edition, possibly one of large-paper copies (similar to Abbey's copy measuring 14 by 11 inches) from a total print-run of , originally issued in 12 monthly parts; all watermarks pre-publication (the plates and , the text ).

      Ghost Stories of an Antiquary/Lost Hearts. It was altogether a pleasant impression, though tinged with the sort of melancholy appropriate to an evening in early autumn, that was conveyed to the mind of the boy who was standing in the porch waiting for the door to open to him. in fine, as a man wrapped up in his books, and it was a. The 10/- Inverted watermark is certainly outside the top ten, over the years used examples have come out of the woodwork at a steady pace, The vast majority of 10/- inverts have a PORT ELIZABETH cancel, but a Welz copy is cancelled OUDTSHOORN SP 12 13 (Very early use). There is at least one mint example that suffers a short perforation.


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Richard Wilson stars as The Antiquary, a man who hordes secrets as well as treasures. Will his knowledge allow Lovel to marry his secret love. With David Tennant as Walter Scott. The Antiquary () is a novel by Sir Walter Scott about an amateur historian, archaeologist and collector of items of dubious antiquity/5.

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This one appeared in and was followed by three more. A hardback collection of all four books was published in This free Kindle version is titled GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY, but it also contains the contents of James' second book MORE GHOST STORIES.

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'Einige Bemerkungen zur Darstellung des us', Heinrich Kühne.; 8vo. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 1. Welcome to the Watermark Database of the Dutch University Institute for Art History. The goal of this Watermark Database is to store, process and provide watermark data of sources such as books, drawings, letters, prints, etc.

The Antiquary () is a novel by Sir Walter Scott about several characters including an antiquary: an amateur historian, archaeologist and collector of items of dubious antiquity.

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First, some background on watermarks. During the period when paper was made by hand in Europe, from the late Middle Ages through the early 19th century, it was produced by shredding linen rags and other fibers and then mashing them.

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Another type of watermark is called the cylinder mould watermark. It is a shaded watermark first used in that incorporates tonal depth and creates a greyscale image. Instead of using a wire covering for the dandy roll, the shaded watermark is.

An antiquarian or antiquary is an aficionado or student of antiquities or things of the past. More specifically, the term is used for those who study history with particular attention to ancient artifacts, archaeological and historic sites, or historic archives and manuscripts.

The essence of antiquarianism is a focus on the empirical evidence of the past, and is perhaps best encapsulated in the motto adopted by the 18th-century antiquary Sir Richard Colt .Wood pulp paper, still used today, dates to about Rag-based paper, which might have a watermark, and is strong and flexible, could mean the book was printed before But modern books sometimes use rag-based paper to simulate an antique look, according to "Americana Exchange Monthly," a publication for book collectors.

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