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Memoires du comte de Grammont...nouvelle édition

Engraved by John Hall (English, 1739–1797), Engraved by Thomas Chambars (English, 1724–1789), Engraved by George Powle (English, active 1764–1772), After Sir Peter Lely (Dutch (active in England), 1618–1680), Author Horace Walpole (English, 1717–1797), Author Count Anthony Hamilton (English, about 1646–1720), Printer Strawberry Hill Press

Place of Publication: Twickenham, England

Catalogue Raisonné

ESTC (RLIN): T147785


Overall: 24.7 x 19.6 x 2.8 cm (9 3/4 x 7 11/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with three engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

([Twickenham] Strawberry Hill Press, 1772) Small folio; 159 leaves, plus 3 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco.

Author and subject portraits

[Twickenham] Strawberry Hill Press, 1772


Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922, his inscription on preliminary leaf "20 / 4 / 10 / 35"); his widow, by whom given to MFA, 1927.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis