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Bunbury, Henry William, 1750–1811
An academy for grown horsemen : containing the completest instructions, for walking, trotting, cantering, galloping, stumbling, and tumbling / illustrated with copper plates, and adorned with a portrait of the author / by Geoffrey Gambado, Esq. ; Riding Master, Master of the Horse, and Grand Equerry to the Doge of Venice.
London : Printed for R. Ackermann 101, Strand, by J. Diggens, 14, St. Ann's Lane, 1st Jany. 1825.
Physical Description:
xxvii, [2], 30-75, [4], lxxx-xcix, [2], 102-201, [1] pages, [27] leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 16 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF301 .B86 1825
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Aquatints by Thomas Rowlandson; after Henry William Bunbury.
With an added engraved title page.
"Annals of horsemanship" (pages [lxxvii]-xcix, [101]-201) has separate title page.
Date of publication from engraved title page.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original red paper covered boards, with printed spine label. Two armorial bookplates: Beauchamp C. Urquhart of Meldrum and Byth; R.N.H Moore Stevens. The latter covers the bookplate of C.F.G.R. Schwerdt.
Subject Terms:
Bland, T. -- Autograph.
Caricatures and cartoons -- England.
Horse sports -- Great Britain.
Horsemanship -- Humor.
Horsemanship -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Horses -- Pictorial works.
Schwerdt, C. F. G. R. (Charles Francis George Richard), 1862-1939 -- Autograph.
Stevens, R.N.H. Moore -- Bookplate.
Urquhart, Beauchamp C. -- Bookplate.
Wit and humor -- Great Britain.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1825.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, engraver.
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
Diggens, John, printer.

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