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Creator:
Butler, William Allen, 1825-1902, attributed name.
Title(s):

Nothing to wear : a poem of transatlantic origins : now especially edited for the ladies of England : with twelve illustrations.

Published/Created:
London : Rock, Brothers, and Payne, 11, Walbrook, 1859.
Physical Description:
[4], 23, [1] p., [11] leaves of plates : ill. ; 15 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PS1235.B5 N68 1859
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Undetermined
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Attributed to William Allen Butler. Cf. Halkett & Laing.
Engravings by Thomas Onwhyn.
Added engraved t.p. dated Nov. 30th, 1858.
Printed by J. Unwin, Bucklesbury, London.
Halkett, S. Dictionary of anonymous and pseudonymous English literature (1926-62 edition), v. 4, p. 205
Publisher's advertisement, [1] p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original quarter blue cloth and illustrated orange boards.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Caricatures and cartoon.
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1859.
Fashion -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Rock, Brothers, and Payne -- Publisher.
Satire, English.
Unwin, J. -- Printer.
Contributors:
Onwhyn, Thomas, 1811?-1886, engraver.
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