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Creator:
Nimrod, 1778-1843, author.
Title(s):

Memoirs of the life of the late John Mytton, Esq., of Halston, Shropshire ... : with notices of his hunting, shooting, driving, racing, eccentric and extravagant exploits / by Nimrod ; with numerous illustrations by H. Alken and T.J. Rawlins.

Edition:
Second edition, reprinted (with considerable additions) from the New sporting magazine.
Published/Created:
London : Rudolph Ackermann, Eclipse Sporting Gallery, and New Sporting Magazine Office, 191 Regent Street, 1837.
London : Walter Spiers, printer, 399, Oxford Street
Physical Description:
[2], ix, [3], 206, [2] pages, [19] leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CT9991.M98 N5 1837
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Originally issued in 1835.
Nimrod is the pseudonym of Charles James Apperley.
Aquatint by Edward Duncan.
With an added engraved title page.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 385
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped dark green cloth. Includes publisher's advertisements, [8] pages at end.
Subject Terms:
Eccentrics and eccentricities -- England -- Shropshire -- Biography.
Hunting -- Great Britain.
Mytton, John, 1796-1834.
Shropshire (England) -- Biography.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1851.
Engravings -- 1851.
Biographies.
Publishers' advertisements.
Contributors:
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
Alken, Henry Thomas, 1784-1851, illustrator.
Duncan, Edward, 1804-1882, engraver.
Rawlins, Thomas J., illustrator.
Spiers, Walter, active 1829-1867, printer.
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