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Whimsical song book for 1814.
Additional Title(s):

Whimsical songster

Captain Mulligan's fancy
London : Printed for Thomas Tegg, III, Cheapside, [1815]
Physical Description:
27, [1] p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR1188 .W45 1815
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Without music.
Cover title: Whimsical songster; or, Captain Mulligan's fancy: containing all the laughable and dashing songs, of the present season. London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, No. 111, Cheapside; J. Dick, Edinburgh; and J. Cumming, Dublin. Plummer and Brewis, printers, Eastcheap.
Engraved title page.
Date of publication from Abbey notebooks.
Engraved frontispiece and large vignette on t.p., both in color, attributed in Abbey notebooks to George Cruikshank.
"Price sixpence" at foot of t.p.
BAC: British Art Center copy stitched in original printed blue wrappers. Bookplate: J. Barton Townsend.
Subject Terms:
Ballads, English.
English wit and humor.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1815.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Humorous songs.
Plummer and Brewis -- Printer.
Tegg, Thomas -- Publisher.
Townsend, J. Barton -- Bookplate.
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill.

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