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The adventures of a hackney coach

The adventures of a hackney coach

eBook, 1781, English

Notes

Advertisement: page [1] at end. Dedication is signed from Lond. March 11, 1781. Doubtfully ascribed to Dorothy Kilner by Andrew Block, The English novel, 1740-1850 (1961), p. 128. Final page is blank. Includes anecdotes of David Garrick, Edward Shuter, and an elegy on Spranger Barry. Signatures: [A]4 a2 B-K8 L4. The "preface to the third edition" is reprinted, with an erratum note at the end. Written in imitation of Sterne.

Publisher

London (no. 46, Fleet-street) : Printed for G. Kearsly [sic], M.DCC.LXXXI [1781]

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

6, [2], iv, 150, [2] pages

Extent

16 x 10 cm

Contributor

Kearsley, George, active 1791-1813, bookseller, Kilner, Dorothy, 1755-1836

Branch

Lillian H. Smith

Location

Osborne Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

SB ADV