Chesterfield travestie, or, School for modern manners : embellished with ten caricatures / engraved by Woodward from original drawings by Rowlandson.
- Additional Title(s):
School for modern manners
- London : Printed by T. Plummer, Seething Lane, for Thomas Tegg, 111, Cheapside, 1808 [i.e. 1809]
- Physical Description:
- iv, , 70,  p.,  leaves of plates ( folded) : ill. ; 18 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsPN6173 .W66 1809Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- According to the plates they were engraved by Rowlandson after Woodward, not the opposite as the t.p. states.
The frontispiece and plate 5 are fold-out plates.
Published in 1811 under title: Chesterfield burlesqued.
BAC: British Art Center copy in original printed brown paper boards. On cover is a variant printing of the title page: Chesterfield travestie; or School for modern manners. Dedicated to George Coleman, the younger, Esq. Embellished with ten caracatures. Engraved by Rowlandson from original drawing by Woodward. London : Printed for Thomas Tegg, Cheapside; and Messrs. Deas, Edinburgh, 1809.
- Subject Terms:
- Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773.Etching, Colored -- Specimens -- 1809.Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Humor.Manners and customs -- Humor.Plummer, T. -- Printer.Satire, English.Tegg, Thomas -- Publisher.
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Woodward, G. M. (George Moutard), approximately 1760-1809, Chesterfield travestie, or, School for modern manners , 1808 [i.e. 1809]
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