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Cruikshank, George, -- 1792-1878 -- Criticism and interpretation (1)
Cruikshank, George, -- 1792-1878. -- Worship of Bacchus (1)
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1Title:  An essay on certain points of resemblance between the ancient and modern Greeks   
 Creator:  Douglas, Frederick Sylvester North, 1791-1819 | Murray, John, 1778-1843 
 Publication:  Printed for John Murray, 50, Albemarle-Street, Piccadilly, London, 1813. 
 Extent:  [6], 198 p. ; 22 cm 
 Subjects:  National characteristics, Greek | Greece -- Social life and customs | Essays Great Britain 19th century

 
Collection:  Huntington Library 
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2Title:  The round table: a collection of essays on literature, men, and manners   
 Creator:  Hazlitt, William, 1778-1830 | Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859 | Archibald Constable & Co | Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown | George Ramsay and Company 
 Publication:  Printed for Archibald Constable and Co. and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London, Printed by George Ramsay & Co, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1817. 
 Notes:  Papers which originally appeared in the Examiner, January, 1815 to January, 1817, 40 written by William Hazlitt and 12 by Leigh Hunt (signed L.H. or H.T.); cf. "Advertisement", v. 1 First edition Printer from t.p. verso; place and date of printing from colophon (v. 1, 1816; v. 2, 1817) With half-titles 
 Extent:  2 v. ; 18 cm 
 Subjects:  English essays | Essays Great Britain 19th century | Book prices (Publishing) | Untrimmed edges(Binding)

 
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3Title:  Playhouse impressions   
 Creator:  Walkley, Arthur Bingham, 1855-1926 | Unwin, T. Fisher (Thomas Fisher), 1848-1935 | Ford, Harrison, 1894-1957 | Gresham Press | Unwin Brothers (Firm) | Metz Chandler Estate 
 Publication:  T. Fisher Unwin, Paternoster Square, The Gresham Press, Unwin Brothers, London, Chilworth and London, MDCCCXCII [1892] 
 Notes:  Printer statement from colophon With half title; publisher's device on its verso Includes small amount of music (p. 246) "This is a book of reprints. About half the articles are from the Speaker; the rest (except one from Black and White, and a fragment from the Illustrated London News) are from the National Observer and the Star"--prefatory note 
 Extent:  viii, 261, [1] p. : music ; 18 cm 
 Subjects:  Drama -- History and criticism | Theater -- England | Essays Great Britain 19th century | Printers' devices (Publishing) Great Britain 19th century | Untrimmed edges (Binding) Great Britain 19th century | Bookplates (Provenance)

 
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4Title:  The seasons   
 Creator:  Thomson, James, 1700-1748 | Aikin, John, 1747-1822 | Murdoch, Patrick, -1774 | Hamilton, S. (Samuel) | Uwins, Thomas, 1782-1857 | Cardon, Anthony, 1772-1813 | Carpenter, Lucy | Lange, Thomas V. | Wilkie and Robinson 
 Publication:  Printed for Wilkie and Robinson ... [and 16 others], Printed by S. Hamilton, London, Weybridge, 1811. 
 Notes:  Printer statement from colophon "An account of the life and writings of Mr. James Thomson"--P. [i]-xxii "An essay on the plan and character of the Seasons"--P. [xxvii]-lii Includes "Ode on the death of Mr. Thomson, by Mr. Collins"-- P. xxiii-xxv "A hymn" (without section title or plate; as issued?): P. [231]-236 Plates engraved by A. Cardon after T. Uwins 
 Extent:  [2], lii, 236 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm 
 Subjects:  Thomson, James, -- 1700-1748 | Thomson, James. -- Seasons -- Criticism and interpretation | Seasons in literature | Poems Great Britain | Essays Great Britain 19th century | Biographies Great Britain 19th century

 
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5Title:  The worship of Bacchus: size 13 ft. 4 in. by 7 ft. 8 in. : painted by Mr. George Cruikshank : a critique of the above painting   
 Creator:  Stewart, John(Decorator) | Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 | Tweedie, William, active 1851-1872 | Barrett, Richard, active 1844-1867 | Baker, Douglas F. 
 Publication:  William Tweedie, 337, Strand, Richard Barrett, printer, Mark Lane, London, 1862. 
 Notes:  "Price Threepence." Printer statement from t.p. verso Caption and running title: The "Worship of Bacchus." George Cruikshank's lecture: p. 9-17; press reviews: p. 17-24 
 Extent:  24 p. ; 23 cm 
 Subjects:  Cruikshank, George, -- 1792-1878. -- Worship of Bacchus | Cruikshank, George, -- 1792-1878 -- Criticism and interpretation | Art criticism -- Great Britain | Art and society -- Great Britain | Dionysus -- (Greek deity) | Temperance | Essays Great Britain 19th century | Lectures Great Britain 19th century | Book prices (Publishing) Great Britain 19th century

 
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6Title:  Hamlet, ca.1805?   
 Creator:  InchbaldMrs, 1753-1821 | Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899 
 Notes:  Autograph manuscript of an essay on John Philip Kemble's portrayal of Hamlet; the manuscript is heavily edited by Elizabeth Inchbald. On the verso of manuscript is a letter (p. 1) and scenes from a play (p. 2-7). 
 Extent:  7 
 Subjects:  Inchbald, -- Mrs., -- 1753-1821 -- Archives | Kemble, John Philip, -- 1757-1823 | Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616. -- Hamlet | Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- 1800-1950 -- Sources | Actors -- Great Britain | Actresses -- Great Britain -- Archives | Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Sources | Women authors, British -- 19th century -- Archives | Essays Great Britain 19th century | Manuscripts Great Britain 19th century

 
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7Title:  Essays on subjects connected with the literature, popular superstitions, and history of England in the Middle Ages   
 Creator:  Wright, Thomas, 1810-1877 | Smith, John Russell, 1810-1894 | Low, David, 1903-1987 | Whitsell, Leon J. | C. and J. Adlard 
 Publication:  John Russell Smith, 4, Old Compton Street. Soho Square, C. and J. Adlard, printers, Bartholomew Close, London, MDCCCXLVI. [1846] 
 Notes:  Title page in black and red, with publisher's device; initials Half title: "Essays on the literature, superstitions, and history of England in the Middle Ages Spine title, on original maroon cloth cover with blind tooling and gilt lettering: "Literature and superstitions of England in the Middle Ages." Printer from t.p. verso and colophon Includes both prose and poetry Publisher's 24-p. booklist at end of v. 2 
 Extent:  2 v. ; 21 cm 
 Subjects:  English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism | Folklore -- Great Britain | Literature, Medieval | Mythology | Superstition -- Great Britain -- Medieval period, 1066-1485 | Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485 | Political ballads and songs -- England | Robin Hood -- (Legendary character) -- Poetry | Robin Hood Collection | Printers' devices (Publishing) Great Britain 19th century | Publishers' advertisements Great Britain 19th century | Ballads England | Essays Great Britain 19th century | Poems Great Britain

 
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