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A Description of, and Critical Remarks on the Picture of Christ Healing the Sick in the Temple: Painted by Benjamin West, Esq. President of the Royal Academy, London, and Presented by Him to the Pennsylvania Hospital

By John Robinson, portrait and miniature painter, Philadelphia. ; [One line from Job]
Format
Book
Published
Philadelphia: : Printed by T.A. Conrad, corner of Sixth & Cherry streets, for the Pennsylvania Hospital., 1831.
Language
English
Description
24 p., [2] leaves of plates : 1 ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
  • Dated at end: Philadelphia, February 23d, 1818.
  • Engraved frontispiece: Key to West's picture of Christ healing the sick in the temple. Now exhibiting at the Pennsylvania Hospital. 1817. From a sketch by T. Sully, Esq'r. Kneass, Young & Co., sc.
  • "Just published, nos. I and II of American marine conchology; or descriptions and coloured figures of the shells of the Atlantic coast of North America. By Timothy A. Conrad ... Subscriptions received at the book store of Judah Dorson, no. 108 Chestnut St."--p. [4] of wrapper.-- Wrappers wanting on ViU copy.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: First of six titles stitched together in unprinted blue paper covers. Search by call number to find all titles in the volume.
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Checklist Amer. imprints 9013
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