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|Genre/Form:||Parodies, imitations, etc
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Tour of Doctor Syntax through London, or, The pleasures and miseries of the metropolis.
London : J. Johnston, 1820
|Named Person:||William Combe; William Combe|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Combe; Thomas Rowlandson; Robert Cruikshank; Riviere & Son,; A. Edward Newton Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||Caption title: Doctor Syntax in London.
Etched (aquatint) t.p., illustrated, hand colored.
Not written by William Combe, who originated the Dr. Syntax character and used that pseudonym. The drawings for the plates may be by Thomas Rowlandson, the illustrator of the original Syntax books, or, more likely, by Robert Cruikshank. Cf. Hamilton, Tooley.
Originally issued in 8 parts. Cf. Tooley.
The ill. are hand colored.
LC copy has signed binding by Riviere & Son.
Source: Gift of Mrs. Stanley Lewis, Nov. 13, 1986.
|Description:||iv, 319 p.,  leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 26 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Doctor Syntax in London.
Tour of Doctor Syntax through London
Pleasures and miseries of the metropolis
|Responsibility:||by Doctor Syntax.|