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Dalton, James, fl. 1831-1836.

The gentleman in black / with illustrations, by George Cruikshank ; engraved by J. Thompson and C. Landells.

London : William Kidd, 1831.
Physical Description:
iv, 309 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill. ; 17 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4525.D35 G44 1831
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Gloria Scheuer
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Published anonymously. Written by James Dalton, sometimes ascribed to John Yonge Akerman. Cf. Halkett & Laing.
The engravings attributed to "C. Landells" on the title page are likely the work of Ebenezer Landells.
A portion of the work appeared originally in "The literary magnet."
Printed by Bradbury and Evans, Bouverie Street.
Engraved vignette on title page.
Cohn, A.M. George Cruikshank, 219
Halkett & Laing (3rd ed.), v. 2, p. 366
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's green cloth, with printed title label on spine. 10 p. of publisher's advertisements at end not included in pagination.
Subject Terms:
Bradbury and Evans -- Printer.
Kidd, William -- Publisher.
Scheuer, Gloria -- Provenance.
Wood engravings -- 1831.
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill.
Landells, Ebenezer, 1808-1860, engraver.
Thompson, John, 1785-1866, engraver.

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