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|Genre/Form:||Parodies, imitations, etc|
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Adventures of Doctor Comicus.
London, Printed for B. Blake [ca. 1828]
|Named Person:||William Combe; William Combe|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Combe; A modern syntax.
|Notes:||Pages 1-64, the frontispiece, added t.p. and 3 plates first issued ca. 1825 under title: Dr. Comicus or The frolics of fortune, with imprint of Jaques and Wright. In pages 33-64 of the two issues, there are two different settings of type.
Listed as an imitation of William Combe's Tour of Doctor Syntax in: Hamilton, Harlan W. Doctor Syntax. London, 1969.
Added t.p., etched with title: Dr. Comicus or The frolics of fortune. London, Published by B. Blake.
"Printed by J. M'Gowan and Son." According to Todd, and Wakeman, this form of the name was not used until 1828.
Plates by Illman; some have imprint of Jaques & Wright.
|Description:||2 preliminary leaves, 269,  pages color frontispiece, 13 color plates 24 cm|
|Responsibility:||by a modern Syntax ...|