Egan’s Walks Through Regency Bath

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Walks through Bath describing every thing worthy of interest… including Walcot and Widcombe and the surrounding vicinity… also an excursion to Clifton and Bristol hot-wells. Bath: Meyler and Son, 1918

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The author of ‘Boxiana’ and of the hugely successful ‘Life in London’, which was illustrated by Cruikshank, Pierce Egan was also the most popular sportswriter of his day and a masterly recorder of Regency sporting slang. This is one for the Janeites and Heyer-heads.

Condition & Materials

12mo. pp. xii, 329, [i] + 21 plates engraved by Henry Sargant Storer, occasional trivial spotting, uncut in the original cloth-backed printed publisher’s boards, somewhat rubbed with rounded corners.

References

OCLC: 4860645

Title

Egan’s Walks Through Regency Bath

Author(s)

EGAN, Pierce

Illustrator(s)

STORER, Henry Sargant

Publisher

Meyler & Son

Place of publication

Bath

Date of publication

1819

Binding

cloth-backed printed publisher’s boards