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Title
Frontispiece Elysium for Dogs.
Names
Hopwood, James (ca. 1752-1819) (Engraver)
Hopwood, William (1784-1853) (Artist)
Showes, Mrs. (Author)
Collection

Biography of a spaniel : to which is annexed The idiot, a tale.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1804
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed at the Minerva Press, for Lane and Newman
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Showes, Mrs. Biography) 1804
Topics
Dogs
Dogs
Notes
Content : Binding: Dark green roan, marbled boards.

Content : Frontispiece engraved in stipple by James Hopwood after his brother, William.

Content : The two stories first appeared in 1797 in Interesting tales, attributed to Mrs. Showes. First published separately in 1803. Cf. Osborne, v. 2, p. 862.

Ownership: "A present from John Carver Middleton, Dorcester, 1812 to J. S. Crompton" (inscription on front free endpaper); "J. S. Crompton, 1812" (inscription on t.p.).
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b16429861
UUID: d94c1f00-c604-012f-7c6c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1752: Creator Born
  • 1804: Issued
  • 1819: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Frontispiece Elysium for Dogs." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1804. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/72366002-a52c-1dfe-e040-e00a18065be7

Chicago/Turabian Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Frontispiece Elysium for Dogs." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/72366002-a52c-1dfe-e040-e00a18065be7

APA Format

Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1804). Frontispiece Elysium for Dogs. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/72366002-a52c-1dfe-e040-e00a18065be7

Wikipedia Citation

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Frontispiece Elysium for Dogs.