The Resource London 1753, Sheila O'Connell ; with contributions by Roy Porter, Celina Fox and Ralph Hyde

London 1753, Sheila O'Connell ; with contributions by Roy Porter, Celina Fox and Ralph Hyde

Label
London 1753
Title
London 1753
Statement of responsibility
Sheila O'Connell ; with contributions by Roy Porter, Celina Fox and Ralph Hyde
Creator
Contributor
Author
Sponsoring body
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Published to accompany a major exhibition celebrating the 250th birthday of the British Museum, a portrait of London in 1753 reveals the city's life through its objects--prints and coins, paintings and trade cards, pub signs and drawings--and explores the characteristics and idiosyncracies of London in three essays by leading scholars
Cataloging source
IAD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connell, Sheila
Dewey number
  • 942.107442142
  • 942.1072
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA682
LC item number
.O28 2003b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Porter, Roy
  • Fox, Celina
  • Hyde, Ralph
  • British Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Museum
  • Arts, English
  • Arts, English
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
Label
London 1753, Sheila O'Connell ; with contributions by Roy Porter, Celina Fox and Ralph Hyde
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The city
  • The river
  • Covent Garden and Bloomsbury
  • Westminster
  • St James's and Mayfair
  • The wonderful extent and variety of London
  • Roy Porter
  • Art and trade : from the Society of Arts to the Royal Academy of Arts
  • Celina Fox
  • Portraying London mid-century : John Rocque and the Brothers Buck
  • Ralph Hyde
  • Curious and entertaining : prints of London and Londoners
  • Sheila O'Connell
Control code
ocm54314402
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
272 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781567922479
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)54314402
Label
London 1753, Sheila O'Connell ; with contributions by Roy Porter, Celina Fox and Ralph Hyde
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The city
  • The river
  • Covent Garden and Bloomsbury
  • Westminster
  • St James's and Mayfair
  • The wonderful extent and variety of London
  • Roy Porter
  • Art and trade : from the Society of Arts to the Royal Academy of Arts
  • Celina Fox
  • Portraying London mid-century : John Rocque and the Brothers Buck
  • Ralph Hyde
  • Curious and entertaining : prints of London and Londoners
  • Sheila O'Connell
Control code
ocm54314402
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
272 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781567922479
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)54314402

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