Biographical anecdotes of William Hogarth

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Formerly owned by Samuel Felton, with his autograph on t.p. and ms. notes throughout. Also with the autograph of D. G. Blake on t.p.

Critical comments were contributed by George Steevens, theatrical anecdotes by Isaac Reed. See R. Paulson, Hogarth’s graphic works. 1965. ii, 79-80.

Appendix III. ‘An account of what seemed most remarkable in the five days peregrination … 1732’ [by W. Gostling]: p. 403-427.

  • Author: Nichols, John, 1745-1826.
  • Title: Biographical anecdotes of William Hogarth : with a catalogue of his works chronologically arranged; and occasional remarks.
  • Edition: The second edition, enlarged and corrected.
  • Published: London : Printed by and for J. Nichols, MDCCLXXXII [1782]

Catalog record

75 H67 S781B copy 2

Acquired December 2012