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Nimrod, 1778–1843

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.

Second edition, reprinted (with considerable additions) from the New sporting magazine.
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
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CT9991.M98 N5 1837
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
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 in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 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.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1851.
Engravings -- 1851.
Publishers' advertisements.
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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