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Identifier: 
exws_pages_b03_item39
Title: 
Leaf from "A New Collection of Voyages and Travels"
Creator: 
Astley, Thomas, -1759
Date: 
1745
Description: 
This leaf is from "A New Collection of Voyages and Travels". It was a popular travel set that was typical of the type of commercial publishing that flourished before the end of the 18th Century. This was printed by Thomas Astley at London, in 1745. This travel set came from the library of Bayard Taylor. The recto side is marked as Vol. 4 Pl. 25 p. 145; the verso side is unmarked.
Dimensions: 
10.1 x 7.9 in. (25.7 x 20.1 cm)
Subject: 
detached leaves
Subject: 
Manuscripts--Specimens
Subject: 
Printing--History
Location: 
London (England)
Century: 
Eighteenth century
Contributor: 
Taylor, Bayard
Language: 
English
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018