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Burton, Alfred, pseud

The adventures of Johnny Newcome in the navy; a poem, in four cantos: with plates by Rowlandson, from the author's designs. by Alfred Burton ...

London, W. Simpkin and R. Marshall, 1818.
Physical Description:
2 p.., 259, [1] p. col front., 15 col. plates. 22 cm.
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PR4349 B516 A8
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC : Abbey, Life in England, 330 (Abbey copy).
BAC : Printed by W. Wilson.
BAC : Some plates by W. Read.
Usually ascribed to John Mitford (R.N.) under whose name a work with the same title appeared in 1819, but according to the Grolier Club's Catalogue of books illustrated by Thomas Rowlandson, the second work is an imitation of the first. Both works are imitations of the military adventures of Johnny Newcome ... by an officer. London, 1815.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.

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