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Butler, Henry, Captain

South African sketches : illustrative of the wild life of a hunter on the frontier of the Cape Colony / by Captain H. Butler, 59th reg.

London : Published by Ackermann and Co., 1841.
Physical Description:
15, [1] p., XV leaves of plates : ill. ; 38 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 77
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Printed by Charles Wood, London.
Fifteen lithographed plates, comprised of 31 vignetttes, mostly two on each plate (1 colored and 1 uncolored).
With an added lithographed title page.
Tooley, R.V. English books with coloured plates, 1790-1860, 126
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 164
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 54
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 336
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original blind- and gilt-stamped moiré blue cloth.
Subject Terms:
Ackerman and Co. -- Publisher.
Eastern Cape (South Africa) -- Description and travel.
Hunting -- South Africa.
Wood, Charles -- Printer.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1841.
Lithographs -- 1841.
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.

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