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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

Item timeline of events

  • 1752: Creator Born
  • 1804: Issued
  • 1819: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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 August 2, 2015. 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.