Nimrod, 1778-1843, Memoirs of the life of the late John Mytton ... , 1835
- Memoirs of the life of the late John Mytton ... : with notices of his hunting, shooting, driving, racing, and extravagant exploits / by Nimrod. ; with numerous illustrations by Alken ; reprinted from the New sporting magazine.
- London : Rudolph Ackermann, 1835.
- Physical Description:
- iv, , 110 p.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsCT9991.M98 N5 1835 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Information
- Aquatint engravings by Edward Duncan; after Henry Thomas Alken.
Nimrod is the pseudonym of Charles James Apperley.
"Printed by W. Spiers, 399 Oxford Street, London."--P. [ii].
Alken's original drawings for the present work are in the collections of the Yale Center for British Art (Department of Prints and Drawings, B2001.2.1606-1623).
Podeschi, J.B. Horse and horsemanship, 147
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 39
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped brown cloth. Bookplate: Fredk. A. Cope. Armorial bookplate: R.N.H. Moore Stevens.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in gilt-tooled red morocco, by Riviere & Son; cloth covers bound in at end.
- Subject Terms:
- Ackermann, Rudolph -- Publisher.Cope, Frederick A. -- Bookplate.Eccentrics and eccentricities -- England -- Shropshire -- Biography.Hunting -- Great Britain.Mytton, John, 1796-1834.Riviere & Son -- Binder.Shropshire (England) -- Biography.Stevens, R. N. H. Moore -- Bookplate.
- Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1835.
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