The Eglinton tournament, 1843
The Eglinton tournament.
- London : Colnachi & Puckle, 1843.
- Physical Description:
- 2 v. : ill. ; 29 cm.
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- The plates are lithographed and hand-colored.
Includes publisher's dedication to the Earl of Eglinton.
"This series of views, representing the tournament held at Eglinton Castle in the year 1839, from drawings made on the spot expressly for this work, by James Henry Nixon, with historical and descriptive notices, by the Reverend John Richardson ..."--Dedication leaf.
v. 1 consists mainly of plates, v. 2 consists mainly of text describing the plates.
- Subject Terms:
- Chivalry -- Pictorial works.Eglinton, Archibald William Montgomerie, Earl of, 1812-1861.Lithography -- 19th century.Tournaments, Medieval -- England.Tournaments, Medieval.