History of Wales (page 1/6)

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[picture: Front Cover, History of Wales]

Pictures from The History of Wales by B. B. Woodward, B.A., London, (Quarto, 1853 [First edition] vi + (ii) + 608pp, illustrated with 76 steel-engraved plates)

If you use these pictures for anything, or would like me to scan more, let me know. You can refer to the list of illustrations. All of these images are out of copyright (in the public domain). Henry Gastineau (the principal artist) died in 1876.

There is a low-quality scan of this entire book at Google Books but they forgot to scan the plates, I think.

Title: History of Wales

Author: Woodward, B. B.

City: London

Date: 1853

Total items: 31

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

Some sample images

[picture: Plate 23.---Llanthony Abbey.]

Plate 23.—Llanthony Abbey.

This engraving shows the ruins of Llanthony Priory in Wales.

I have left the sepia tint from the old ink and paper. [$]

[picture: Powis Castle, or, Powys Castle]

Plate 16.—Powis Castle

Drawn by H. Gastineau, Engraved by J. C. Varrall. Powis is also spelt Powys in the book, and this is the usual modern spelling. [more...] [$]

[picture: 62.---Chepstow from the bridge.]

62.—Chepstow from the bridge.

An engraving of Chepstow castle from (I think) the bridge over the River Wye. [more...] [$]

[picture: Llantisilio Church]

Llantisilio Church

Llantisilio Church, Vale of Llangollen, Denbighshire
Drawn by H. Gastineau; Engraved by H. Adlard. [more...] [$]

[picture: The Wye at Aberedwy]

Plate 14.—The Wye at Aberedwy.

Drawn by H. Gastineau, Engraved by S. Lacey.
A stunning view of the Wye Valley. The modern name of Aberedwy is Aberedw. [$]


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Pictures from The History of Wales by B. B. Woodward, B.A., London, (Quarto, 1853 [First edition] vi + (ii) + 608pp, illustrated with 76 steel-engraved plates)

If you use these pictures for anything, or would like me to scan more, let me know. You can refer to the list of illustrations. All of these images are out of copyright (in the public domain). Henry Gastineau (the principal artist) died in 1876.

There is a low-quality scan of this entire book at Google Books but they forgot to scan the plates, I think.


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