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Creator:
Alken, Henry Thomas, 1784-1851.
Title(s):

Indispensable accomplishments, or, Hints to city gentleman : four plates, exquisitely coloured.

Additional Title(s):

Indispensable accomplishments

Hints to city gentleman

Published/Created:
London : Printed for Edward Orme, 1824.
Physical Description:
IV leaves of plates : all ill. 30 x 44 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 47
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Originally published in 1815; the plates remain dated 1815.
Cover title.
"Price one guinea."--Cover.
Tooley, R.V. Coloured plates (1973 ed.), 38
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 28
Siltzer, F. Story of British sporting prints, p. 72
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in red half levant morocco and red cloth, by Riviere and Son. Original gray wrappers bound in. Armorial bookplate: Sir David Lionel Goldsmid-Stern-Salomons, Bart.
Satiric prints about horsemanship.
Subject Terms:
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Goldsmid-Stern-Salomons, David Lionel -- Bookplate.
Horse sports -- Great Britain -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Horsemanship -- Great Britain -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Hunting -- Great Britain -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Orme, Edward -- Publisher.
Riviere and Son -- Bookbinder.
Satire, English.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1824.
Contributors:
Orme, Edward, publisher.
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  • How to purchase a horse
  • Going it full speed
  • Standing it miserable
  • How to come it aukwardly.

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