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Martin, Theodore, 1816-1909.

The book of ballads / edited by Bon Gaultier ; illustrated by Alfred Crowquill, Richard Doyle and John Leech.

A new edition, with several new ballads.
London : Wm. S. Orr, and Co., Amen Corner, Paternoster Row, [1851]
Physical Description:
[10], 254, [2], 6 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4984.M3 B87 1851
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Poems written by T. Martin and W.E. Aytoun using the joint pseudonym Bon Gaultier. See DNB and NUC cited below.
Wood engravings by E. Dalziel, G. Dalziel, and J. Lee (probably James Lee).
Imprint date from NUC cited below.
With an added engraved title page.
Edition statement transposed; follows editor's name on title page.
DNB, 1:774-775
NUC pre-1956, 364:676
Publisher's ads, [2], 6 p., at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt- and blind-stamped blue publisher's binding, with gilt edges. Inscribed: Alfred Geaves H.M.S. "Styer".
Subject Terms:
English poetry -- 19th century.
Etching -- Specimens -- [1851]
Geaves, Alfred -- Autograph.
Lithography, Color -- Specimens -- [1851]
Parodies, English.
Satire, English.
W.S. Orr, and Co. -- Publisher.
Wit ahd humor, Musical.
Aytoun, William Edmondstoune, 1813-1865.
Crowquill, Alfred, ill.
Doyle, Richard, 1824-1883, ill.
Leech, John, 1817-1864, ill.
Dalziel, Edward, 1817-1905, engraver.
Dalziel, George, 1815-1902, engraver.
Lee, James, 1795?-1875, engraver.

  • Spanish ballads
  • American ballads
  • Miscellaneous ballads.

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