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Christopher Anstey, 'The new Bath guide; or Memoirs of the B.N.R.D. family. In a series of poetical epistles' (Bath, John Browne), 1807; containing 10 etchings by Eginton, each image within a rectangular border with verse below. Together with frontispiece showing image for letter 8, with four ladies playing cards at a table; vignette of a nymph with butterfly wings throwing flowers from a cornucopia on the ground on the title-page, note to the reader, table of contents, epilogue to the second edition, epilogue, text title 'The conversation continued' and poem 'to the ghost'. Bound in brown half-leather with gold tooling and lettering on spine.
Stipple and etching
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Height: 188 millimetres (approx. sheet size of each page)
Width: 115 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The book is composed of 15 "letters" dated 1766.
Cataloguing supported by the Elizabeth Cayzer Charitable Trust
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: The New Bath Guide
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