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Creator:
Newhouse, Charles B., ca. 1805-1877, ill.
Title(s):

The roadsters album.

Published/Created:
London : Messrs. Fores, 41, Piccadilly, 1845.
Physical Description:
[17] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 38 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND497.N49 R63 1845+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND497.N49 R63 1845+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engraved throughout, including title page.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 407
Tooley, R.V. Coloured plates (1973 ed.), 346
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 126
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in full gilt-tooled morocco, by Bickers & Son, London. Bookplate: Lucius Wilmerding.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in dark green half morocco and green cloth. Original purple cloth wrappers bound in at end. Armorial bookplate: John Croft Deverell. May be considered the first rare book collected by Paul Mellon (cf. Paul Mellon's legacy, p. 58).
Coaching scenes, by Charles B. Newhouse.
Subject Terms:
Bickers & Son -- Bookbinder.
Carriages and carts -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Coaching (Transportation) -- Great Britain.
Deverell, John Croft -- Bookplate.
Fores, Messrs. -- Publisher.
Transportation -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Wilmerding, Lucius, 1880-1949 -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1845.
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  • Travelling in a hunting country. I hope you are not hurt much Sir?
  • The roadsters album [engraved title]
  • An unknown fare. All that luggage by the mail ma'am! quite impossible
  • The drag is broke & we are on the bank
  • Is the bottom pretty sound?
  • A false start
  • Taking an inside birth. It strike me we're going to have some rough weather
  • No time to lose ma'am! here's the other coach close behind
  • Hold hard! You have forgot the Lady!
  • An aukward place in a frost
  • I'm afraid we have now got into the ditch
  • The sleepy gate-keeper
  • The old grey loosed his trace again!
  • Quite full sir!
  • One mile from Gretna. Our Governor in sight!
  • An arrival at Gretna, overtaken by the Guardian
  • Going to the moors.

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