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Odd whims and miscellanies

Title
Odd whims and miscellanies / by Humphrey Repton, Esq.
Author
Repton, Humphry, 1752-1818.
Publication
London : Printed for William Miller, Old Bond Street by W. Bulmer and Co., Cleveland-Row, St. James's, 1804.

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vol. 1TextRestricted use Rare Books 21-302 vol. 1Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
vol. 2TextRestricted use Rare Books 21-302 vol. 2Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

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Description
2 volumes : color engravings; 26 cm
Alternative Title
Repton's odd whims
Subjects
Genre/Form
Private press books – England – London – 19th century.
Note
  • Pagination: v. 1: xii, [2], 171, [1] pages, [5] leaves of plates; v. 2: [4], 164 pages, [5] leaves of plates.
  • Title vignette is an allegorical stipple engraving of cherubs, engraved by H. R. Cook after a drawing by Repton.
  • Illustrated with 10 engraved plates of colored aquatints engraved by J. Stadler after drawings by Repton; published by William Miller, 1804.
Indexed In (note)
  • Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860,
Binding (note)
  • Bound in brown leather boards with gilt spine.
Contents
v. 1. Thoughts on happiness -- Variety of characters -- On love -- On dissipation -- On cheating -- Allegory of hope and expectation -- On gratitude -- On fashion in dress -- The bashful man -- Voyage to the moon -- The friar's tale -- v. 2. Observations on the drama -- Odd whims, or, Two at a time: a comedy in five acts -- Poetic miscellanies...
Call Number
Rare Books 21-302
OCLC
45717114
Author
Repton, Humphry, 1752-1818.
Title
Odd whims and miscellanies / by Humphrey Repton, Esq.
Imprint
London : Printed for William Miller, Old Bond Street by W. Bulmer and Co., Cleveland-Row, St. James's, 1804.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Indexed In:
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 246-247
Binding
Bound in brown leather boards with gilt spine. NN
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Added Author
Repton, Humphry, 1752-1818, ill.
Stadler, Joseph Constantine, engraver.
Cook, Henry R., engraver.
Miller, William, 1769-1844, bookseller, publisher.
W. Bulmer and Co., printer.
Spine Title
Repton's odd whims
Research Call Number
Rare Books 21-302
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