The Repository of arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics.
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[London] : Printed, for R. Ackermann, by L. Harrison ..., [1809-1815]
Engraved title page, with vignette.
Imprint from colophon (varies: v. 2 (July/Dec. 1809), Harrison and Rutter; v. 11-12 (1814), L. Harrison & J.C. Leigh)
"List of plates in each number: 1. & 2. Ladies fashionable dresses ... 3. Fashionable furniture, or fashionable carriages, or new implements of husbandry, manufacture, &c. 4. Inside view of a fashionable magazine or shop ... 5. Sporting subject ... 6. A beautiful wood-cut, with real patterns of the most fashionable articles ... "--Cf. "Prospectus" at end of the 4th no. (April 1809)
Some numbers include advertisements at end.
Vol. 1 (Jan./June 1809)-v. 4 (July/Dec. 1810) include Supplement, with index.
Editor: Frederic Shoberl, 3rd no. (Mar. 1809)-84th no. (Dec. 1815)
References: Abbey, J.R. Life in England 212.
Library has: Vol. I-XIV.
Physical description: 14 v., plates : ill. (some col.), ports., samples ; 25 cm. (4to)
Publication Frequency: Monthly
Spine title: Ackermann's repository <1814>
|Continued by:||Repository of arts, literature fashions &c.|