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Mayhew, Horace, 1816-1872, author.
Model men / modelled by Horace Mayhew ; sculptured by H.G. Hine.
Alternate Title(s):
Mayhew's model men, women & children
Model men, women & children
Model men, women and children
New York : Harper & Brothers, publishers, 82 Cliff Street, [1848?]
Physical Description:
2 volumes in 1 (x, [3], 14-114; viii, [1], 10-114, [6] pages) : illustratons ; 16 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4989.M57 M64 1848
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Bert Boyson
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Date from NUC.
Second part has special illustrated title page with title "Model women and children, modelled by Horace Mayhew, sculptured by H.G. Hine"; with separate pagination and signature sequences.
Cover title: Mayhew's model men women & children.
Signatures: [v. 1]: 1⁴ 2-3⁸ 4⁴ 5-8⁸ 9²( -9₂); [v 2]: A⁴ B-C⁸ D⁴ E-F⁸ G⁴ H-I⁸.
Last [5] pages of Model women and children are blank.
Illustrated throughout with line drawings of different types of people described in texts; full-page frontispiece for each title (the frontispiece for "Model women and children" is used as cover illustration).
Includes [1] page of publisher's advertisements on page [1] of final sequence.
NUC pre-1956, 371:695
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original publisher's brown cloth. Owner's label: J.C. Kiernan ... Rahway, New Jersey.
Subject Terms:
Children -- Humor.
English wit and humor.
English wit and humor.
Kiernan, J. C. -- Bookplate.
Men -- Humor.
Satire, English.
Satire, English.
Women -- Humor.
Wood engravings -- 1848.
Publishers' advertisements -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1848.
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding) -- New York (State) -- New York -- 19th century.
Hine, Henry George, 1811-1895, illustrator.
Harper & Brothers, publisher.
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