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A photographic copy of an engraving titled 'View of Haddon Hall in Derbyshire, the seat of the Duke of Rutland' and 'Engraved for The Modern Universal British Traveller'.
The Modern Universal British Traveller; A New, Complete, and Accurate Tour through England, Wales, Scotland and the Neighbouring Islands was a book authored by Charles Burlington and published in 1779. The title page was inscribed 'Comprising all that is worthy of observation in Great Britain. A full, ample, and circumstantial account of every thing remarkable in the several cities, boroughs, market towns, villages, hamlets, & throughout the Kingdom. Being calculated equally to please the Polite, entertain the Curious, instruct the Uninformed, and direct the Traveller. A collection of Landscapes, views that make an admirable groupe [sic] of elegant Copper-Plate Prints.'