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Creator:
Furniss, Harry, 1854-1925, ill.
Title:
[Ten illustrations by Harry Furniss, made for Gilbert Abbott à Beckett's Comic Blackstone].
Published/Created:
[London] : [s.n.], [1887?]
Physical Description:
[10] leaves of plates : all col. ill. ; 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN6231.L4 A24 1887+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
10 wood engravings by Joseph Swain; after Henry Furniss.
The 1887 edition is the first edition with illustrations after Henry Furniss. Cf. Opyrchal.
Opyrchal, A. Harry Furniss, 1854-1925, p. 20
BAC: British Art Center copy plates are the artist's proof copies, before letters. Unbound.
Subject Terms:
À Beckett, Gilbert Abbott, 1811-1856. Comic Blackstone. -- Illustrations.
English wit and humor -- Pictorial works.
Law -- Great Britain -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.
Law -- Great Britain -- Humor -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1887.
Contributors:
Swain, Joseph, 1820-1909, engraver.
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