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Creator:
Hawker, Peter, 1786-1853, author, illustrator.
Title:
Instructions to young sportsmen in all that relates to guns and shooting / by Lt. Col. P. Hawker.
Edition:
Third edition / considerably enlarged and improved : with ten explanatory plates.
Published/Created:
London : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1824.
London : Printed by Charles Wood, Poppin's Court, Fleet Street
Physical Description:
[3], vi-xxii, 470 pages, [10] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK37 .H39 1824
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Printer's statement from title page verso.
Engravings by Wilson Lowry, T. Ovenden, Joseph Constantine Stadler, John Scott, William Henry Timms; after Peter Hawkins.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 389
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary diced calf. Armorial bookplate: Johannis Naylor.
Subject Terms:
Firearms.
Hunting.
Naylor, John -- Bookplate.
Shooting.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1824.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1824.
Engravings -- 1824.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, publisher.
Wood, Charles (Printer), printer.
Lowry, Wilson, 1762-1824, engraver.
Ovenden, T., active 1790-1813, engraver.
Stadler, Joseph Constantine, engraver.
Scott, John, 1774-1827, engraver.
Timms, William Henry, 1791-, engraver.
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