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One of the graces making a man; or, Frankenstein outdone. Phillips fec.

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Names
Phillips, John (fl. 1839) (Etcher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1827
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Topics
St. Albans, Harriot Mellon, Duchess of, 1777?-1837
St. Albans, William Aubrey de Vere Beauclerk, Duke of, 1801-1849
Notes
Content: Print shows the Duke of St. Albans being measured by a tailor, while the Duchess, large and moustached, places a feather in his cap, saying "Oh! my dearest Billy Beau! 'Tis money makes the man you know." A footman enters from the left, saying "Your grace, Mr. Tightfit, the stay maker, is here." On the wall are hung two pictures, one of Mrs. Coutts in bed, titled, "Heigho for a husband"; and one of "Charles 2 & Nell Gwyn." At the Duke's feet are cards and dice; behind the Duchess are large money bags, one marked "£30,000," and a comedy mask. The verses beneath the title begin, "Kings may boast of their efforts in making of Dukes / But those sages may try if they can / With their planning and scheming and practice to boot, / Without money to make me a man."
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 80c92e00-003e-0130-db1a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1827: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "One of the graces making a man; or, Frankenstein outdone. Phillips fec." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1827. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a53743c-5156-b6cb-e040-e00a18060c4d

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "One of the graces making a man; or, Frankenstein outdone. Phillips fec." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a53743c-5156-b6cb-e040-e00a18060c4d

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1827). One of the graces making a man; or, Frankenstein outdone. Phillips fec. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a53743c-5156-b6cb-e040-e00a18060c4d

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One of the graces making a man; or, Frankenstein outdone. Phillips fec.