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Old Sailor, 1790–1846
Land and sea tales / by the old sailor ; illustrated by George Cruikshank ... ; in two volumes.
London : Effingham Wilson, 1836.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 17 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4063.B37 L36 1836
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Gloria Scheuer
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Old Sailor is the pseudonym of Matthew Henry Barker.
Printed by Maurice & Co., Fenchurch Street.
With added engraved title pages.
Cohn, A.M. George Cruikshank, 56
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-tooled half red morocco. Later issue: frontispieces and engraved title pages are on brownish tint paper as described in Cohn. Does not included 4 p. of advertisements at the end of v. 2 as described in Cohn.
Subject Terms:
Etching -- Specimens -- 1836.
Maurice & Co. -- Printer.
Scheuer, Gloria -- Provenance.
Sea in literature.
Wilson, Effingham -- Publisher.
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill.

  • v.1. The farmer's daughter
  • I drink to heads
  • Belvoir castle
  • The great belt
  • The painter of Dort
  • v.2. The warlock.

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