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Title(s):

The life and eccentricities of Lionel Scott Pilkington, alias Jack Hawley, of Hatfield, near Doncaster : his parentage and prediliction for stable life : his travels with Sir Joseph Hawley : his wearing a cross given him by the Pope : his delight in fox-hunting ; his shooting his groom : together with a particular account of his strange and hitherto unheard of funeral and grave : his being buried in hunting costume among his Rinderpest cattle : and many other entertaining circumstances and anecdotes : with portrait.

Published/Created:
Doncaster : Printed and published by Edward Dale, Free Press Office, High Street, and Baker-Street, [approximately 1876]
Physical Description:
46 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
CT788.P570 L5 1876
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original faded red paper wrappers.
Subject Terms:
Chapbooks, English.
Chapbooks, English.
Eccentrics and eccentricities -- England -- Yorkshire -- 19th century -- Biography -- Early works to 1900.
Eccentrics and eccentricities.
England -- Yorkshire.
Pilkington, Lionel Scott, 1828-1875 -- Biography
Form/Genre:
Biographies.
Early works.
Contributors:
Dale, Edward (Publisher)
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