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Sergeant Bell, and his Raree-show., / By Peter Parley. [pseud. i.e. George Mogridge] Embellished with ninety-nine wood cuts, by Cruikshank, Thompson, Williams, etc.

Author: Old Humphrey, 1787-1854.
Other Names: Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
Tegg, Thomas, 1776-1845.
Tegg, J.
Tegg, S. A.
Williams, Thomas, b. ca. 1800.
R. Griffin and Co., bookseller.
Tegg and Co., bookseller.
Pollard Collection, former owner
Published: London : printed for Thomas Tegg; Tegg and Co., Dublin; Griffin and Co., Glasgow; and J. and S.A. Tegg, Sydney, and Hobert Town, 1842.
Physical Description: viii, 447, [1] p. : ill. 13.5 cm.
Notes: Imperfect: Lacks pp.ii-iii; pp. 291-292 torn, affecting text.
Authorship attributed to George Mogridge, cf. BLC.
A list of the popular works of Mr. Peter Parley on [1] p. at end of text.
Sergeant Bell, a veteran raree-showman of Taunton, addresses the readers as he shows a series of eight exhibitions depicting unusual sights including "The Falls of Niagara" and "An alligator hunt."
Provenance: From the Pollard Collection of children's books.
Genre: Juvenile literature -- English -- 19th century
Language: English
Library: Trinity College Library Dublin
Collection: Pollard Collection - TCD
Location: Early Printed Books Stacks (use call slip)
Shelfmark: OLS POL 2637