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Crowquill, Alfred

Peep at Brighton / by Alfred Crowquill ; lithographed by Mr. Chas. J. Basebe ; in six scenes.

Brighton : Published by W. H. Mason, at his Repository of Arts, 80, King's Road, Brighton, June 29th, 1848.
Physical Description:
[6] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 29 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA690.B78 C786 1848+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engraved throughout.
Illustrations by Charles J. Basebe; after Alfred Crowquill.
Within ruled border on front cover: Part I. Tinted 3s. Coloured 5s. 6d.
Ford. Images of Brighton, 1279
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 272
BAC: Abbey copy. Original brown printed wrappers. Stitched, as issued.
Subject Terms:
Brighton (England) -- Pictorial works.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Mason, W. H. -- Publisher.
Satire, English -- Pictorial works.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1848.
Basebé, Charles Jones, approximately 1818-1880, engraver.
Crowquill, Alfred, ill.

  • Scene 1. The impudent wave
  • Scene 2. The favourable breeze
  • Scene 3. The heavy squall
  • Scene 4. The Beach hotel
  • Scene 5. Sketching from nature
  • Scene 6. Don't be frightened dear, its only a little swell from the Pier

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