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Cavendish, Henry (1731 - 1810)
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Image captionH. Cavendish : The Honourable Henry Cavendish, Born 10th October 1731 Died 24th February 1810. (from a Drawing by Alexander in the Print Room of the British Museum.)
Creator (Artist) Alexander, William , 1767 - 1816
Creator (Engraver) Rosenberg, C.
Publisher Weale, John
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date 1851
Size 10 x 17 cm.
Call number Smith P/C319 M
Notes This print was made after a watercolor sketch by Alexander (held by the British Museum). For another copy, see Smith 540.92 C319W, frontispiece. P/C319a M (not scanned) is a photographic reproduction; P/C319b M (not scanned) is a photomechanical reproduction.
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Author Wilson, George , 1818 - 1859
TitleThe life of the Hon. Henry Cavendish : including abstracts of his more important scientific papers...
PublisherPrinted for the Cavendish Society
Imprint Date1851
Location in BookFrontispiece