Yale Center for British Art

Dobson, Austin, 1840-1921
Eighteenth century vignettes / by Austin Dobson.
Alternate Title(s):
Eighteenth century vignettes. First series
Published / Created:
London : Chatto & Windus, 1892.
Physical Description:
261, [3] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. (folded) ; 20 cm.
Reference Library
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Subsequent editions of this work are designated "first series", to distinguish it from the second and third series which the author published after 1892.
Steele's letters -- Prior's 'Kitty' -- Spence's 'Anecdotes' -- Captain Coram's charity -- 'The female Quixote'-- Fielding's 'Voyage to Lisbon' -- Hanway's travels -- A garret in Gough Square -- Hogarth's Sigismunda -- 'The citizen of the world'-- An old London bookseller -- Gray's library --The new Chesterfield -- A day at Strawberry Hill -- Goldsmith's library --In Cowper's arbour -- The Quaker of art -- Bewick's tailpieces -- A German in England -- Old Vauxhall gardens.
Subject Terms:
Great Britain -- Intellectual life. | English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism. | Hilles, Frederick Whiley, 1900- -- Provenance (BAC,REF)