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Pyne, W. H. (William Henry), 1769–1843

Cross readings : in eight humorous plates / by Peter Pasquin.

London : Published by Thomas M'Lean, 26, Haymarket, 1826.
Physical Description:
[8] leaves of plates : all col. ill. ; 27 x 38 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC1475 .P96 1826+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 293
Title from cover.
Six illustrations on each plate, each illustration individually titled.
Peter Pasquin is a pseudonym of William Henry Pyne. Cf. Halkett and Laing.
Halkett, S. Dictionary of anonymous and pseudonymous English literature (1926-62 edition), II, 12
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 128
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in original cream printed wrappers. Armorial bookplate: Thomas, Lord Coningesby.
Caricatures of the social life and customs of England in the 1820's.
Subject Terms:
Caricatures and cartoons -- Great Britain.
Caricatures and cartoons -- Social aspects.
Coningesby, Thomas, Lord -- Bookplate.
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.
Horsemanship -- Caricatures and cartoons.
M'Lean, Thomas -- Publisher.
Satire, English.
Soft-ground etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1826.

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