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Creator:
Boothby, Brooke, Sir, 1743-1824.
Title:
Sorrows : sacred to the memory of Penelope.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. and sold by Messrs. Cadell and Davies; Edwards, Pall-Mall; and Johnson, St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1796.
Physical Description:
89 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill. ; 33 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN4149.B954 S6 1796+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
ESTC and Halkett & Laing attribute authorship to Sir Brooke Boothby.
Engraved head- and tail pieces accompany some poems.
Engravings by Thomas Kirk and William Byrne; after Sir Joshua Reynolds after John Glover.
Without signatures.
ESTC (RLIN), T101562
Halkett & Laing (3rd ed.), v. 5, p. 332
Followed by other poems (p. [37]-89).
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-tooled red morocco. Gilt edges. With armorial bookplate of Rupert Gunnis.
Subject Terms:
Boothby, Penelope, 1785-1791 -- Poetry.
English poetry -- 18th century.
Gunnis, Rupert -- Bookplate.
Keeves, A. Bernard C. K. -- Bookplate -- Ownership. (AOB copy)
W. Bulmer and Co., printer.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- 1796.
Poetry.
Contributors:
Glover, John, 1767-1849, ill.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, ill.
Byrne, William, 1743-1805, engraver.
Kirk, Thomas, 1765?-1797, engraver.
W. Bulmer and Co. printer.
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