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Maxwell, W. H. (William Hamilton), 1792–1850

Rambling recollections of a soldier of fortune / by W.H. Maxwell ... ; with a portrait of the author, and illustrations by H.K. Browne.

Dublin : William Curry, Jun. and Company : Longman, Brown, and Co., London, 1842.
Dublin : Printed by J.S. Folds, Son, and Patton, 5, Bachelor's-Walk
Physical Description:
ix, [3], 296 pages, [5] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CT788.M3 A3 1842
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
The portrait of the author is engraved by J. Kirkwood, after C. Grey. The remaining plates are wood engravings.
Printer's statement from title page verso.
Wolff, R.L. Nineteenth-century fiction, 4671
Wolff, R.L. Nineteenth-century fiction, 4671a
Sadleir, M. XIX century fiction, 1681
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 169
SML,Y In M451 842r: Bookplate of John Day.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's origina dark green cloth; stamped in gilt and blind stamped on front and back covers and spine, pictorial stamping of gold harp on front and back covers. Publisher's advertisements: [12] pages at end not included in pagination. Armorial bookplate: James Brand.
Subject Terms:
Brand, James -- Bookplate.
J.S. Folds, Son, and Patton -- Printer.
Maxwell, W. H. (William Hamilton), 1792-1850 -- Biography.
Wood engravings -- 1842.
Etchings -- 1842.
Publisher's advertisements.
William Curry, Jun. & Co., publisher.
Longman, Brown & Co., publisher.
Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, illustrator.
Kirkwood, John, -1853, engraver.
Grey, Charles, approximately 1808-1892, illustrator.

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  • The outcast
  • The unknown
  • My first steeple chase
  • Leaves from the journal of a deceased pluralist
  • A tour-not sentimental
  • Mr. MacDermott's story
  • The condemned soldier
  • Leaves from a game book.

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