The English Dance of Death from the Designs of Thomas Rowlandson, with Metrical Illustrations, by the Author of “Doctor Syntax” 1816 Published by R.Ackermann’s Repository. Volume II only.
The eighteenth century English Dance of Death series is William Coombe's poetic take on the Dance of Death of the seventeenth century and his clever poetry is combined with the bright and colourful cartoons of Thomas Rowlandson
Author "Doctor Syntax"(identified as William Coombe)
Publisher Ackermann's Repository of Arts
Illustrator Thomas Rowlandson
Condition Upper board hold, lower board detached, half leather, board, pages with small nicks and tears and tape repair, 34/36 illustrations present, is missing the last few pages.