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Strawberry Hill, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole

George Henry Robins

Strawberry Hill, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole

Mr. George Robins is honoured by having been selected by the Earl of Waldegrave, to sell by public competition, the valuable contents of Strawberry Hill, : and it may fearlessly be proclaimed as the most distinguished gem that has ever adorned the annals of auctions. It is definitely fixed for Monday, the 25th day of April, 1842, and twenty-three following days ...

by George Henry Robins

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Published by George Robins in London .
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    Subjects:
  • Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England),
  • Art,
  • Art collections,
  • Catalogs,
  • Private collections,
  • Art objects,
  • Private libraries,
  • Library

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStrawberry Hill catalogue, Catalogue of the classic contents of Strawberry Hill collected by Horace Walpole., Catalogue of the contents of Strawberry Hill.
    ContributionsWalpole, Horace, 1717-1797, Costello, Dudley, 1803-1865
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ997 .W22x 1842
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 90, 97-250 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25484540M
    OCLC/WorldCa247985033

    [ Hazen Edition V ] Strawberry Hill, the Renowned Seat of Horace Walpole: Mr. George Robins Is Honoured by Having Been Selected by the Earl of Waldegrave, to Sell by Public Competition, the Valuable Contents of Strawberry Hill: And It May Fearlessly Be Proclaimed as the Most Distinguished Gem That Has Ever Adorned the Annals of Auctions.   The man was Horace Walpole and the building was his villa, Strawberry Hill. Both are the subject of an exhibition at the V&A (Horace Walpole and Strawberry Hill). It will put back in the spotlight.

      STRAWBERRY HILL: Horace Walpole's Gothic Castle ANNA CHALCRAFT & J. VISCARDI Book Number: Product format: Paperback Giving its name to a whole architectural style, Horace Walpole's castle at.   The concept of all things Gothic is encapsulated in Horace Walpole’s building, Strawberry Hill that consists of light and dark, mystery and intrigue and all shades between. Horace Walpole ( ) the 4 th Earl of Orford was the seventh son of Sir Robert Walpole, the first prime minister of Britain who first came into power under George Ist.

    Hieroglyphic Tales. Walpole wrote these stories in and , but waited until before publishing them. Even then, he only printed seven copies, including proofs. One can hardly blame Walpole for not circulating the book more widely. The only surviving response from someone who saw the work during his lifetime comes from Madame du. Elevation of a Cottage for the Honorable Horace Walpole, near Strawberry Hill c. Adam, Robert (British architect and designer, ).


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Strawberry Hill, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole: Mr. George Robins is. Strawberry Hill had its own printing press, the Strawberry Hill Press, which supported Horace Walpole's intensive literary activity. [33] Innot using his own press, he anonymously published his Gothic novel, The Castle of Otranto, claiming on its title page that it was a translation "from the Original Italian of Onuphirio Muralto".Alma mater: Eton College, King's College, Cambridge.

Born inHorace Walpole was a pivotal figure in 18th Century society, literature, art and architecture. The third son of Sir Robert Walpole, Britain’s first Prime Minister, Horace was author of ‘The Castle of Otranto’, the world’s first Gothic novel, and founder of Strawberry Hill House and its vast collection of.

Full text of "Strawberry Hill, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole: Mr. George Robins is honoured by having been selected by the Earl of Waldegrave, to sell by public competition, the valuable contents of Strawberry Hill: and it may fearlessly be proclaimed as the most distinguished gem that has ever adorned the annals of is definitely fixed for Monday, the 25th day of April.

Strawberry The renowned seat of Horace Walpole book, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole. George Robins is honoured by having been selected by the earl of Waldegrave, to sell by public competition, the valuable contents.

25th Apr.,and 23 following days. Horace Walpole and Strawberry Hill It was the most famous house in Georgian England, but for some it was a sham and an architectural failure.

"Strawberry Hill Shell Seat." Architectural Heritage (responsible for recreating the shell seat). Web. 22 August Walpole, Horace. A Description of the Villa of Mr Horace Walpole at Strawberry-Hill near Twickenham, Middlesex.

Edited version in a booklet compiled and written by Carole Patey and published by the Strawberry Hill Trust, Strawberry Hill, the Renowned Seat of Horace Walpole by William Alfred DeLamotte,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Strawberry Hill, The Renowned Seat Of Horace Walpole. George Robins Is Honoured By Having Been Selected By The Earl Of Waldegrave, To Sell By Public Competition, The Valuable Contents Of Strawberry Hill, And It May Fearlessly Be Proclaimed As The Most Distinguished Gem That Has Ever Adorned The Annals Of Auctions.

Strawberry Hill, Gothic Revival home of Horace Walpole, located on the River Thames in Twickenham (now in Richmond upon Thames, an outer borough of London), Eng. Walpole bought the house as a cottage in and gradually transformed it into a medieval-style. Horace Walpole has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Horace Walpole’s most popular book is The Castle of Otranto. Full text of "Strawberry Hill, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole: Mr. George Robins is honoured by having been selected by the Earl of Waldegrave, to sell by public competition, the valuable contents of Strawberry Hill: and it may fearlessly be proclaimed as the most distinguished gem that has ever adorned the annals of auctions: It is definitely fixed for Monday, the 25th day of April.

Twickenham Strawberry Hill ; Strawberry Hill, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole. George Robins is honoured by having been selected by the earl of Waldegrave, to sell by public competition, the valuable contents.

25th Apr.,and 23 following days. The Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill, ran from the 20 October – 24 February Over objects from Horace Walpole’s famous and unique collection were reunited in the house for this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition.

Horace Walpole’s collection was. Walpole, Horace, A catalogue of the classic contents of Strawberry hill collected by Horace Walpole [to be sold for the Earl of Waldegrave by George Robins, April 25th,and twenty three following days] ([London, printed by Smith and Robins, ]), also by George Edward Waldegrave and George Robins (page images at HathiTrust).

Horace Walpole’s Strawberry Hill Collection was initially developed by the Lewis Walpole Library to support research for the exhibition Horace Walpole’s Strawberry Hill and for the renovation of the house itself, undertaken by the Strawberry Hill Trust.

Dispersed since the famous sale inWalpole's collection was one of the most significant in eighteenth-century Britain, numbering. "This publication accompanies the exhibition Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill organized by the Lewis Walpole Library, the Yale Center for British Art and the Victoria and Albert Museum.

On view at the Yale Center of British Art from 15 October to 3 January and at the Victoria and Albert Museum from 6 March to 4 July " -- t.p. Strawberry Hill the Renowned Seat of Horace Walpole Mr George Robins 1st Edition.

$ + $ Shipping. Aedes Walpoliance by Horace Walpole Leather bound 2nd Edition RARE. Details about SIGNED Raphael HORACE WALPOLE A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE Rare Old Book Seller Rating: % positive.

Lewis, Wilmarth S. Rescuing Horace Walpole. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, To see the full chapter from Rescuing Horace Walpole called Choices 8 and 9: Walpole’s Two Chief Copies of His Description of Strawberry Hill, Printed there in and download or expand the link here.

Choices 8 and 9: Walpole’s Two Chief Copies of His Description of Strawberry Hill, Printed there in and By Wilmarth S. Lewis “A Description of the Villa of Horace Walpole Youngest Son of Sir Robert Walpole Earl of Orford, at Strawberry Hill near Twickenham, with an inventory of the Furniture, Pictures, Curiosities, Etc.

first appeared ina small quarto in an edition of. Strawberry Hill, Horace Walpole's fantasy castle, to open its doors again Private rooms in the pile that inspired the first Gothic novel inand a whole style of architecture, have always.This content was originally written in association with the exhibition ' Horace Walpole & Strawberry Hill', on display at the V&A South Kensington between 6 March and 4 July The exhibition was organised by the V&A, The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University, and the Yale Center for British Art.

To explore more of Walpole's original collection, visit the Lewis Walpole Library database of.