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Creator:
Surtees, Robert Smith, 1805-1864.
Title(s):

Hillingdon Hall : or, The cockney squire : a tale of country life / by author of "Handley Cross" ... ; with twelve illus. by Wildrake-Heath-Jellicoe [pseud.] coloured by hand.

Published/Created:
London : J.C. Nimmo, 1888.
Physical Description:
[vi], 519 p., [12] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2175
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Title-page in black and red.
Title vignette.
BAC: British Art Center copy: Octavo. First edition with the 5 mounted and tipped-in Jellicoe drawings. Dark red crushed morocco; gold tooling on front and back covers and spine, gold lettering on spine, hinges reinforced, top edge gilt. Original covers bound in. Bound by Southern & Co. 12 hand-colored illustrations (7 by Wildrake and Heath, 5 by John Jellicoe), 4 pen-and-ink drawings by Jellicoe. The Jellicoe plates are added to "illustrate the latter portion of the work not done by Wildrake or Heath" - the publisher. Spine Height: 9 inches.
Contributors:
Tattersall, George, 1817-1849.
Heath, Charles, 1785-1848.
Jellicoe, John.
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