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Heath, Henry, active 1824-1850, illustrator.
My Lord Mayor's album, or, Cockney sports : the first of September.
Alternate Title(s):
My Lord Mayor's album
Cockney sports
London : Published by I.B. Brooks, 9, New Bond Street, [1835]
Physical Description:
[27] leaves : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC1479.H43 M95 1835
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Includes 27 humorous scenes, including frontispiece and illustrated title page. Six of the scenes have a fox-hunting theme. A passage of comic dialogue is lettered at foot of every illustration.
"Printed by Lefevre & Kohler, 52 Newman St."--Plates.
Date of publication from Podeschi.
Lithographs in the text are erratically numbered.
Lithographs are printed on paper of various grades and colors and are accompanied by tissue guards.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 390
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 148
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary half leather and brown boards. The printed date is erased from the title page. Plates are closely trimmed, with frequent loss of text.
Subject Terms:
Brookes, I. B. -- Publisher.
Caricatures and cartoons.
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Fox hunting -- Humor.
Lefevre & Kohler -- Printer.
Satire, English.
Sports -- Great Britain -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Sports -- Humor.
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1835.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1835.
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