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Grant, John, active 1836–1846

The penny wedding / by John Grant.

London : Grant and Co., 1836.
Physical Description:
[6], 34, [2] p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT2745 .G73 1836+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Aquatint engravings by Joshua Gleadah; after John Grant.
"Taylor, printer, 39 Coleman Street."--P. 34.
Title page is engraved.
NSTC, 2G17768
Publisher's advertisements: [2] p. at end.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 491
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary gray paper boards with green cloth spine.
BEIN 1975 2780: Bookplate of Coleman O. Parsons. Bookplate and autograph of J. Alan Arthur.
Subject Terms:
Arthur, J. Alan -- Autograph.
Arthur, J. Alan -- Bookplate.
Grant and Co. -- Publisher.
Marriage customs and rites -- Scotland.
Parsons, Coleman O. -- Bookplate.
Scotland -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Taylor, -- Printer.
Publisher's advertisements.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1836.
Gleadah, Joshua, active 1815-1836, engraver.

  • The feet washing
  • Meeting the first foot
  • The bride's welcome home
  • The wedding dinner
  • The Shamit Reel
  • The bedding & throwing the stocking.

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