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Creator:
À Beckett, Gilbert Abbott, 1811-1856.
Title(s):

The comic Blackstone / by Gilbert Abbott à Beckett ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank.

Edition:
New ed.
Published/Created:
London : Bradbury and Evans, 1857.
Physical Description:
xii, 252 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4000.A24 C66 1857
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Gloria Scheuer
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Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engraved vignette on title page and cover.
Eller 190
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original printed paper wrappers. Publisher's advertisements on back cover.
Subject Terms:
Blackstone, William, 1723-1780 -- Parodies, imitations, etc.
Blackstone, William, 1723-1780. Commentaries on the laws of England.
Bradbury and Evans -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1857.
Law -- Great Britain -- Humor.
Scheuer, Gloria -- Provenance.
Contributors:
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill.
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  • Of the rights of persons
  • Of real property
  • Of private wrongs and their remedies
  • Of public wrongs and their remedies.

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