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Creator:
Rabelais, Robert, the younger.
Title(s):

A nineteenth century, and familiar history of the lives, loves, and misfortunes of Abeillard and Heloisa : a matchless pair, who flourished in the twelfth century : a poem, in twelve cantos : illustrated with ten engravings / by Robert Rabelais, the younger.

Additional Title(s):

Abeillard and Heloisa.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for J. Bumpus, 6, Holborn bars, 1819.
Physical Description:
xvii, 384 p., [10] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR5199 .R33 1819 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR5199 .R33 1819 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR5199 .R33 1819 Copy 3
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR5199 .R33 1819 Copy 4
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations by George Lewis and Robert Havell; after John Thurston and Thomas Landseer
Abbey, J. R. Life, 314, 315
BAC: British Art Center has 4 copies. Copy 1 and 2 are the Abbey copies. Copy 1, bound in calf, by Bedford, with colored plates. Copy 2, in similar binding by Bedford, with uncolored plates on pink paper. Copy 3 and 4 in original printed boards, as issued, with colored plates.
Plate 5 bound in as frontispiece.
A satire in Hudibrastic verse.
Printed by W. Wilson, 4, Greville-Street, London.
Subject Terms:
Bedford, F. -- Bookbinder
Bumpus, J. -- Publisher
Cohn, A. M. -- Bookplate (copy 4)
Crewe Hall -- Bookplate (copy 1 & 2)
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Verse satire, English
Wilson, W. -- Printer
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1819
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1819
Contributors:
Lewis, George Robert, 1782-1871, engraver
Havell, Robert, -1832, engraver
Landseer, Thomas, 1795-1880, ill.
Thurston, John, 1774-1822, ill.
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