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The ant : a selection of pieces, chiefly narrative, in prose and verse, hitherto unappropriated by compilers.

Title
The ant : a selection of pieces, chiefly narrative, in prose and verse, hitherto unappropriated by compilers.
Publication
Glasgow : Printed by James Curll for Robertson & Atkinson; Oliver & Boyd, and Wm. Hunter, Edinburgh; and Simpkin & Marshall, London, 1827.

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Additional Authors
  • Swan, Joseph, 1796-1872
  • Cunningham, Allan, 1784-1842
  • Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845
  • Curll, James, active 1823-1828
  • Hunter, William, active 1819-1843
  • Atkinson & Co., publisher.
  • Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland), publisher.
  • Simpkin and Marshall, publisher.
Description
xi, [1], 336 pages; 18 cm
Note
  • Extra engraved title page with a vignette of an ant-hill; by J. Swan after W. Brown.
  • Dedication: "This volume of selections is respectfully inscribed to Allan Cunningham, and Thomas Hood, Esqrs ..."
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Call Number
Pforz (Ant)
OCLC
80374280
Title
The ant : a selection of pieces, chiefly narrative, in prose and verse, hitherto unappropriated by compilers.
Publisher
Glasgow : Printed by James Curll for Robertson & Atkinson; Oliver & Boyd, and Wm. Hunter, Edinburgh; and Simpkin & Marshall, London, 1827.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Access
Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
An anthology of contemporary literature, including selections by Byron, Washington Irving, L.E.L., Coleridge, Thomas Hood, and many others.
Local Note
Pforzheimer copy: Bound first, along with The ant, a periodical paper (Glasgow: Robertson & Atkinson, 1827). -- Contemporary black half calf, rebacked, marbled boards, red morocco spine label, gilt spine titling.
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Added Author
Swan, Joseph, 1796-1872, engraver.
Cunningham, Allan, 1784-1842, dedicatee.
Hood, Thomas, 1799-1845, dedicatee.
Curll, James, active 1823-1828, printer.
Hunter, William, active 1819-1843, publisher.
Atkinson & Co., publisher.
Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland), publisher.
Simpkin and Marshall, publisher.
Other Form:
Online version: Ant : a selection of pieces, chiefly narrative : in prose and verse, hitherto unappropriated by compilers. Glasgow : Printed by J. Curll for Robertson & Atkinson, 1827 (OCoLC)871198834
Research Call Number
Pforz (Ant)
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