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Ingoldsby legends, or, Mirth and marvels

Ingoldsby, Thomas

Ingoldsby legends, or, Mirth and marvels

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Published by Richard Bentley ... in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesMirth and marvels.
Statementby Thomas Ingoldsby, esq, ... ; edited with notes introductory and illustrative, by R.H. Dalton Barham.
ContributionsBarham, R. H. Dalton 1815-1886., Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878., Leech, John, 1817-1864.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ([2], xix, [1], 427, [1] p., [11] leaves of plates (1 folded); [2], xi, [1], 466, [2] p., [12] leaves of plates) :
Number of Pages466
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17975813M
LC Control Number17013905

Large quarto. Thank you for bidding on Catawiki! This lot will be open for bidding soon. This copy of Ingoldsby Legends bears definite signs of wear and tear throughout the years since its publication in Dent and Co.

The Ingoldsby Legends. The binding Ingoldsby legends was gray in color with a crumbling brown paper sheath and all the edges were trimmed, although there was no presence of gilt anywhere Ingoldsby legends the book Ingoldsby Parodies the "Blackwood" school of fiction with considerable wit and style. From tohe kept a quotidian record of what he saw and heard and read, and whom he met. Mild wear, spine mildly sunned, but still an excellent copy in a later tan pictorial dust jacket printed in black. It has been discussed at length that the oldest documented usage of the phrase "two shakes of a lamb's tail" can be found within this compilation of Barham's works.

With the bookplate of Maude M. Not only did he adapt the Gallic spirit and conte to Ingoldsby legends exigencies of the English language: his blending of saints and demons, ghosts and abbots, monkish legend and romance, antiquarian lore and classical knowledge, murder and or, with his own freakish and whimsical sense of humour, his lightning leaps from grave to gay, his quaint verbal quips, his wealth of topical allusion and most bizarre rhymes - all combined to secure him immediate attention and resultant fame. The clatter of ' atmosphere' and ' that must fear,' the gabble of —'And so like a dragon he Looked in his agony,' with even the more elaborately manufactured twisting domestic and foreign necks all over Christendom,' have so easy a jingle as they go galloping over the page, that we are hardly conscious how artificial they really are. There are three types of illustrations present in the book including twenty-four colored drawings, twelve illustrations printed with tint, and fifty-four illustrations in the text which are simply black and white drawings. You have the highest bid! When a bid is placed in the last minute of the auction, extra bidding time is added to the clock.


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Ingoldsby legends, or, Mirth and marvels by Ingoldsby, Thomas Download PDF Ebook

There is also a or noticeable grouping of red splotches on the front cover, near the bottom, and Mirth and marvels book page edges. Some mild rubbing and spotting Mirth and marvels book cloth, several corner tips soft, some mild foxing to text blocks and plates.

When I compared this edition to a later publication of Ingoldsby Legends also illustrated by Rackham, the only truly evident difference in respect to the illustrations was the slight variance in the tinting hues produced in which the drawings appeared to be lighter in color in the publication.

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Gascoigne, Bamber. Kentish folk band Los Salvadores song Smugglers' Leap is based on the story of the same name featured in the Ingoldsby Legends. He was the father of Eva Le Gallienne. Pictorial endpapers. To be so successfully vulgar in ' Misadventures at Margate' is to challenge the lesser feats of Hood, and the prose of a narrative like' The Leech of Folkestone ' part of what the writer called ' prose material to serve as sewing-silk and buckram' is, for all its oddity, almost as chilling to the blood as Sheridan Lefanu's in his book of vampires, 'In a Glass Darkly.

Large quarto. Lane, William G. London: J. Thus, his writing long outlived his death in which later employed Arthur Rackham, allowing him to illustrate these famous legends. Troy tells about coming across Lord Tomnoddy and the hanging and the 'extraordinary impression' it had on her.

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McFarlane and Erskine of Edinburgh for completing the color printing and or Ballantyne Press of London for printing the text. His original work in the edition of Ingoldsby Legends was towards the very beginning or his artistic career, while or edition was more towards his prime and he had further defined his aesthetic by then.

Long out of print, it is now available in a fully annotated two-volume edition, complete with over a hundred illustrations by John Tenniel, George Cruikshank, George Du Maurier, John Leech, Arthur Rackham and others.The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirth and Marvels – Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.

The Ingoldsby Legends are a true classic of Children’s literature. They were penned by Ingoldsby legends Harris Barham (), better known by his nom de plume; Thomas Ingoldsby.

Barham was an English cleric of the Church of England, as well as a fanatic reader and writer. THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS OR MIRTH AND MARVELS BY THOMAS INGOLDSBY ESQUIRE. [FIRST]-THIRD SERIES. Cohn Bookplate of C.

Peal Chamberlain and later book label of Christopher Clark Geest affixed to front paste-down of each volume. Some mild rubbing and spotting to cloth, several corner tips soft, some mild foxing to text blocks and plates.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.Descrizione. The Ingoldsby Legends (full title: The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirth and Marvels) is a collection of myths, legends, ghost stories and poetry written supposedly by Thomas Ingoldsby of Tappington Manor, actually a pen-name of an English clergyman named Richard Harris Barham.He is ebook character in the book which was published under his name, the author concealing his own identity.

Fun, spectral themes. Playful, high-sounding language. Read full review. Selected pages. Page The Ingoldsby Legends, Or, Mirth and Marvels Thomas Ingoldsby Full view -