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Prospectus of Delaplaine's National Panzographia, for the reception of the portraits of distinguished Americans.

Author/creator Delaplaine, Joseph, 1777-1824
Other author/creatorNational Panzographia of the Portraits of Distinguished Americans.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoPhiladelphia : Printed by William Brown, Prune Street, 1818.
Description16 pages ; 21 cm
Supplemental Content Shaw-Shoemaker Digital Edition
Series Early American imprints. Second series no. 43829. ^A575643
General note"In proposing to the public his plan for the institution of the Panzographia ... the proprietor feels that he is promoting the glory of his country, by holding out new and powerful inducements to the genius of the closet and of the field."--p. 10.
General noteSigned on p. 16: Joseph Delaplaine. Philadelphia, Dec. 15, 1818.
General note"The third half volume of 'Delaplaine's repository of the lives and portraits of distinguished Americans' is now published ... The fourth half volume will positively be published in April 1819 ... Delaplaine's National Panzographia of the Portraits of Distinguished Americans, will be open for visiters [sic], in Chesnut next to the corner of seventh Street, on the first day of January, 1819."--p. 16.
General note"To the readers of the Repository in the western states. The great risks and numerous expences attendant upon the transportation of the Repository to the western states, together with the inconveniences and losses to which the proprietor has been subjected ... He has determined henceforward to discontinue the practice of sending out the Repository to the western states. ..."--p. [4] of wrapper.
References Shaw & Shoemaker 43829
References Shaw & Shoemaker 45424
Other formsMicroform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction noteElectronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 43829).

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