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Poetical Sketches of Scarborough in 1813
Poetical Sketches of Scarborough in 1813

INVENTORY #103757

Poetical Sketches of Scarborough in 1813

ROWLANDSON, Thomas (illus.)

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Thomas Rowlandson (1756 - 1827) was an English artist and caricaturist well-known for his humorous drawings of various aspects of social life. One of the authors of the accompanying verse was Archdeacon Francis Wrangham, an advocate for the abolition of slavery, women's education, Catholic rights, charity schools, free libraries, charity hospitals and other progressive social ideas.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Frank Fawcett
  • Edition: Replica of annotated edition of 1813
  • Date Published: 1893
  • Place Published: Driffield
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Limited edition of 260 copies; this copy has no number. xv, 215 p. 21 colour plates. Bound in half red leather withred paper boards, gilt trim. Repaired front hinge. Edges of free endpapers browned. Moderate thumbing. A couple of small spots on title page. A few page edges roughened. A gorgeous volume.

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