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Creator:
Thornton, Alfred, active 1820.
Title(s):

Don Juan / by Alfred Thornton, Esq ; with fifteen coloured engravings.

Additional Title(s):

Don Juan, volume the second, containing his life in London, or, a true picture of the British metropolis

Published/Created:
London : Printed for Thomas Kelly, 17, Paternoster-Row, MDCCXXI-[MDCCXXII] [1821-1822]
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4359 .T46 1821
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
The first volume is a parody of Mozart's and Byron's Don Juan, the second, an imitation of Egan's Life in London. Cf. Abbey.
Vol. 2 has title: Don Juan volume the second; containing his life in London, or, a true picture of the British metropolis.
Printed by W. Clowes, Northumberland Court.
With aquatint engravings, unsigned.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 323
NSTC, 2T0996
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in half calf and marbled boards.
Subject Terms:
Clowes, W. -- Printer.
Juan, Don (Legendary character)
Kelly, T. -- Publisher.
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1821-1822.
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