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Creator:
Dryasdust.
Title(s):

The common-place book of literary curiosities, remarkable customs, historical and domestic anecdotes and etymological scraps / by the Rev. Dr. Dryasdust, of York, somewhile preface-writer to the great unknown.

Published/Created:
London : John Bumpus, 85, Newgate-Street, MDCCCXXV [1825]
Physical Description:
423 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 15 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN6173 .D79 1825
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations by William Heath.
Printed by W. Wilson, 57, Skinner St., London.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 302
NSTC, 2D19997
Includes index.
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in half crimson morocco, with gilt edges, by W. Brown (Cf. Abbey). Inscribed: J. Crawford.
Subject Terms:
Brown, W. -- Bookbinder.
Bumpus, John -- Publisher.
Crawford, J. -- Autograph.
Etching, Colored -- Specimens -- 1825.
Satire, English.
Wilson, W. -- Printer.
Wit and humor -- Great Britain.
Contributors:
Heath, William, 1795-1840, engraver.
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