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Alken, Henry Thomas, 1784-1851, ill.

A few ideas : being hints to all would-be whips.

London : Published by Thomas M'Lean, 26, Haymarket, 1829.
Physical Description:
[6] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 37 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF321.43.G7 A45 1829+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Cover title.
Re-issue of the 1827 edition.
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 31
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original printed tan wrappers. Bookplates: Duke of Gloucester; Schwerdt.
Six coaching scenes.
Subject Terms:
Carriages and carts -- Great Britain.
Coaching (Transportation) -- Great Britain.
Gloucester, Duke of -- Bookplate.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Horse racing -- Great Britain.
Horse sports -- Great Britain.
M'Lean, Thomas -- Publisher.
Schwerdt, C. F. G. R. (Charles Francis George Richard), 1862-1939 -- Bookplate.
Soft-ground etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1828.

  • Going in first rate style
  • The passage of a cab
  • A Curricle match
  • The remains of a Stanhope
  • Getting a team together
  • A tandem not quite right.

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