Plan of a regular coffee plantation


The engravings are believed to have based on drawings by the author J.G. Stedman, two of the early plates acknowledging the attribution. Stedman was a friend of William Blake who may have assisted Stedman, an amateur artist.

  • PrintmakerConder, Thomas, 1746 or 1747-1831, printmaker.
  • TitlePlan of a regular coffee plantation [graphic] / T. Conder sculpsit.
  • PublishedLondon : Published Decr. 1st, 1791 by J. Johnson. St. Paul’s Church Yard, [1 December 1791]

Catalog Record & Digital Collection


Acquired April 2014

A copy of a letter to William Langley, Esq

lwlpr31233An electioneering handbill issued before the King’s Lynn election of 1767

  • AuthorWalpole, Horace, 1717-1797.
  • TitleA copy of a letter to William Langley, Esq. Mayor of Lynn, Norfolk.
  • Published[London: s.n. 13 March 1767]

Catalog Record & Digital Collection

File 644 767 W21

Acquired January 2014

Beiträge zu Wilhelm Hogarth’s Lebensbeschreibung



List of Hogarth’s prints and prices

  • Author: Nichols, John, 1745-1826.
  • Uniform Title: [Biographical anecdotes of William Hogarth. German]
  • TitleBeiträge zu Wilhelm Hogarth’s Lebensbeschreibung. Nebst einem nach der Zeitfolge geordneten und mit Erklärungen begleiteten Verzeichnisse seines Kupferstichwerks. Aus dem Englischen mit einiger Abkürzung.
  • PublishedLeipzig : Bei Iohann Gottlob Immanuel Breitkopf, 1783.

Catalog Record

75 H67 S781g

Acquired April 2014

Blanchisseuse des Indes Occidentales


Three West Indian washer women sit or stand in or near a stream. The one on land balances a basket of clean wash on her head and a baby strapped to her back.

  • PrintmakerRuotte, Louis Charles, 1754-1806, printmaker.
  • TitleBlanchisseuse des Indes Occidentales [graphic] = The West India washer-woman / A. Brunias pinxt. ; L. Ruotte direxit.
  • PublishedA Paris : Chez Depeuille, rue St. Denis, la boutique attenant St. Jacques l’Hopital, No. 416 et au Palais Royal, au Pavillon près le bassin, [ca. 1770?]

Catalog Record & Digital Collection


Acquired April 2014

The countryman’s guide to London, or, Villainy detected


  • TitleThe countryman’s guide to London, or, Villainy detected : being a clear discovery of all the various tricks and frauds that are daily practiced in that great city.
  • PublishedLondon : Printed for J. Cooke, at the Shakespear’s Head in Pater-Noster-Row, [1775?]

Catalog Record 

646 775 C855

Acquired April 2014

Riviere Knight pattern drawer


  • PrintmakerWhitchurch, William, printmaker.
  • TitleRiviere Knight pattern drawer, No. 135 Cheapside, London … [graphic] / Whitchurch sculp., Bartholomew Lane.
  • Published[London : R. Knight, circa 179-?]

Catalog Record & Digital Collection

File 66 790 W581

Acquired January 2014

As my cousin Mr. Horace Walpole ….



An electioneering handbill issued before the King’s Lynn election of 1767

  • AuthorWalpole, Thomas, 1727-1803.
  • TitleAs my cousin Mr. Horace Walpole, has declined offering himself again as a candidate … / Thomas Walpole.
  • PublishedLondon : [Thomas Walpole], March 18th, 1767.

Catalog Record & Digital Collection 

File 644 767 W219

Acquired January 2014