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The English dance of death : from the designs of Thomas Rowlandson, with metrical illustrations

Collection Data

Combe, William (1742-1823) (Author)
Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827) (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1815 - 1816
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by J. Diggens, published at R. Ackermann's repository of arts,
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Eng. 1815-16
Dance of Death
Content: -- Dance of death. Rowlandson's original drawings. [London,1814-16] 33 col'd pl. 25 1/2 x 34cm.
Content: Binding by F. Bedford, of full dark blue straight-grain morocco, gilt. In case of three quarters brown calf, marbled sides.
Content: Illustrations: 33 inlaid original water-color drawings forthe above title. Only 26 of the drawings were engraved andpublished.
Content: Illustrations: 73 colored aquatints (37, including frontispiece, in v. 1 and 36 in v. 2) Binding, by Lloyd, of full brown polished calf, gilt.
Content: Originally published in 24 monthly parts, 1814-1816.
Content: Title from spine.
Content: Vol. 1 has added engraved t.-p., with colored illustration.
Content: With leather label of Cortlandt F. Bishop.
Statement of responsibility: by the author of "Doctor Syntax"...
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. col''d front., col''d plates. 24cm.
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16830809
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 12344090-c603-012f-62bb-58d385a7bc34
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