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A catalogue of engraved portraits of nobility, gentry, clergymen, and others, born, resident in, or connected with the county of Warwick : alphabetically arranged, with names of the painters and engravers, and the size of each plate; to which are added Numerous Biographical Notices, compiled or selected with great assiduity, research, and care.

A Catalogue of Engraved Warwickshire Portraits.

  • Author

    [Merridew, John].,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Coventry : printed for and sold by John Merridew; published in London by William Pickering, Piccadilly; sold also by all the principal booksellers in Birmingham, Warwick, Leamington, Rugby, etc. etc. 1848

  • Subject

    Warwickshire (England) Biography Portraits Catalogs

    Nobility England

    Clergy England

  • Accession number


  • Class

    SR Folio 87.2/MER

  • Language


  • Physical description

    vi, [2], 83, [1] pages : illustrations ; 34 cm.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Contains engraved portraits of people associated with Warwickshire including: Elizabeth I, James I, William Shakespeare, Michael Drayton, Nathaniel Field, John Combe, Robert Dudley Earl of Leicester, Earls of Warwick, Earls of Northampton, Fulke Greville, Robert Greville, Sir Edwarde Coke, William Dugdale, Lord John Harrington, Sir Thomas Overbury, Rev William Perkins, Sir Nicholas Throckmorton, Benjamin Satchwell, Edward Prince of Wales. A separate A4 envelope contains cut down engravings.