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third tour of Doctor Syntax in search of a wife

William Combe

third tour of Doctor Syntax in search of a wife

a poem

by William Combe

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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesDoctor Syntax in search of a wife.
Statementwith twenty-five coloured illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson.
ContributionsRowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827
The Physical Object
Pagination265 p., [25] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22351445M

The Hack The Publisher Doctor Syntax It has been the opinion of many whose superior judgement commanded my submission, that I was called upon to separate the works written by me, as the Biographer of DR. SYNTAX, from those which have been palmed upon the public by others, who.   The Doctor’s Wife is a full meal of sex, danger, and small-town paranoia which I greedily devoured.”—Laurie Fox, author of The Lost Girls “Elizabeth Brundage’s prose reveals an honesty, clarity and grace uncommon for any novel, let alone a debut, and her /5(88). My favourite is a first edition of an early 19th century comic poem called The Tour of Doctor Syntax with wonderful hand-coloured prints by the great satiric cartoonist Thomas Rowlandson. But its real attraction lies in the touching words that its original owner wrote neatly at the top of .


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The Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of the Picturesque. A Poem. Eight Edition () + The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of Consolation; A Poem.

Volume Second. Second Edition + The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of a Wife. A Poem. (First Edition ). 3 vols. London, R. Ackermann, Get this from a library.

The third tour of Doctor Syntax, in search of a wife: a poem. [William Combe; Thomas Rowlandson]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Combe, William, Third tour of Doctor Syntax in search of a wife. New York: D. Appleton, The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of a Wife: A Poem Illustrated pocket library of plain and coloured books Volume 3 of The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of a Wife: A Poem, Thomas Rowlandson: Author: William Combe: Illustrated by: Thomas Rowlandson: Edition: reprint: Publisher: D.

Appleton, Original from: Harvard. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. The third tour of Doctor Syntax in search of a wife: a poem Item Preview The third tour of Doctor Syntax in search of a wife: a poem by Combe, William, Pages: The Tour of Dr.

Syntax in Search of the Picturesque is a story of a fictional, rural schoolmaster and pastor who attempts to make his fortune by going travelling, and then writing and third tour of Doctor Syntax in search of a wife book a book about his experiences of quaint and unusual places.

The story is told in the form of verse, written by William Combe, a prolific English writer of miscellaneous prose and satirical verse, and. The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax In Search of a Wife: A Poem Combe, William; Rowlandson, Illustrated by Thomas Published by D.

Appleton & Company (). The Tour of Doctor Syntax 3 In Search of the Picturesque, The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax In Search of Consolation, The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax In Search of a Wife 3 volume set. London: Methuen & Co., Based on the Seventh Edition. Combe's first Dr. Syntax book and its successors, The Second Tour of Dr.

Syntax in Search of Consolation () and The Third Search of a Wife (), satirize the many 18th- and early 19th-century writers whose 'Tours,' 'Travels,' and 'Journeys' were vehicles for sententious moralizing, uninspired raptures, and sentimental accounts of.

The third tour of Doctor Syntax, in search of a wife Notes Tight binding; narrow center margins; some captions on pictures could not fully be captured due to : "Dr. Syntax Reading his Tour." "The Doctor's Dream." NA "Doctor Syntax Sketching after Nature." $75 "Doctor Syntax at an Auction." $75 "The Visit of Dr.

Syntax to the Widow Hopefull at York." "Syntax Star-Gazing." $75 "The Cellar Quartetto." NA "Dr. Syntax with a Blue Stocking Beauty." NA [Title page] The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search. Combe, William, The First Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque.

A Poem. Volume First. London, Nattili & Bond, The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of Consolation. A Poem. Volume Second. London, Nattili & Bond, The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of a Wife.

A Poem. Volume Third. London, Nattili & Bond, ROWLANDSON’S “GREATEST SUCCESS AS AN ILLUSTRATOR”: TWO TOURS OF DOCTOR SYNTAX, WITH FINE HAND-COLORED PLATES, HANDSOMELY BOUND (ROWLANDSON, Thomas) [COMBE, William]. The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque; A Poem. WITH: The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of a Wife; A Poem.

London: R. Ackermann, [], (). Two. Combe’s first Dr. Syntax book and its successors, The Second Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of Consolation () and The Third Tour in Search of a Wife (), satirize the many 18th- and early 19th-century writers whose ‘Tours,’ ‘Travels,’ and ‘Journeys’ were vehicles for sententious moralizing, uninspired raptures, and.

The Tours of Dr. Syntax Written by William Combe with illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson. Original hand-coloured aquatint etchings between years old. From various editions between through circa The Tours of Dr.

Syntax were published many times over a period of about 80 years. Due to the nature of aquatint etchings, the. Description. William Combe’s The Tour of Doctor Syntax in search of the picturesque was begun in and published in book form in Together with the accompanying aquatints by Thomas Rowlandson that inspired the poem, it satirises the aesthetic ideals lying behind the picturesque and its frequently pompous followers.

The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque; The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of Consolation; The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of A Wife.

London: R. Ackermann, [third vol dates ]. Fourth edition. The doctor embarked on a second tour inin the pages of the same magazine. This appeared in book form inas The Second Tour of Dr.

Syntax in Search of Consolation. The third book by Coombe and Rowlandson, The Third Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of a Wife, was published in All enjoyed tremendous popularity. The Tour of Dr Syntax in Search of the Picturesque.

A Poem () The Second Tour in Search of Consolation () Third Tour in Search of a Wife () The History of Johnny Quae Genus, The Little Foundling of the Late Doctor Syntax () The English Dance of Death 2 vols.

(–16)] The Dance of Life () The first of April: or, The. Thomas Rowlandson (/ ˈ r oʊ l ən d s ən /; 13 July – 21 April ) was an English artist and caricaturist of the Georgian Era, noted for his political satire and social observation.A prolific artist and printmaker, Rowlandson produced a wide variety of illustrations for Born: 13 JulyLondon, Great Britain.

Other articles where The Tour of Dr. Syntax: In Search of the Picturesque is discussed: William Combe: Syntax series, The Tour of Dr. Syntax: In Search of the Picturesque (), appeared originally in publisher Rudolph Ackermann’s Poetical Magazine in – Ackermann published the first book and oversaw Combe and Rowlandson’s collaboration; as Combe later explained, Rowlandson made.

The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of a Wife. 24 engraved plates with original hand color. A Poem, by William Combe, Vols. London, Nattali and Bond. Vol. 1: "A Tour in Search of the Picturesque,"thirty colored plates, pages. Vol. 2: "The Second Tour in Search of Consolation,". 25 colored plates, pages.

Vol. 3: "The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of a Wife," 25 colored plates, pages. Each volume measures. Very Good. Small format ORIGINAL engravings hand colored London by R Ackermann. Print size " x " image with title approx 3" x 5". From the Third Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of a Wife A PoemYour purchase benefits literacy and summer reading programs in Ci.

The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque The First Tour of Doctor Syntax on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque The First Tour of Doctor Syntax4/5(1).

The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque; The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of Consolation; The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of a Wife. London: R. Ackermann, [21]. 3 volumes. 8vo ( x mm). Combe and Rowlandson again worked together on that book’s successors, The Second Tour of Dr.

Syntax: In Search of Consolation () and The Third Tour of Dr. Syntax: In Search of a Wife (), both also published by Ackermann. All the Dr. Syntax books satirize the many 18th- and early 19th-century writers whose “Tours,” “Travels.

The Doctor finding danger near, Flew swiftly on the wings of fear, And nimbly clamber'd up a tree, That gave him full security ; But as he ran to save his bacon, By hat and wig he was forsaken ; His sketch-book too, he left behind, A prey to the unlucky wind: While Grizzle, startled by the rout, Broke from the hedge, and pranc'd about.

“Yes,” Syntax said, “of my formation, They’re Murderers of REPUTATION” William Combe,illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson, The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of a wife,   The Third Tour of Dr.

Syntax in search of a Wife, p. (See the link to the entire book below.) A lot has been written about Doctor Syntax, possibly the first cartoon. Or, perhaps, the first time the word cartoon was used to describe two-dimensional caricatures rather than the preparatory drawings for a formal : Judie Siddall.

The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque. A Poem. [London: R. Ackermann, ]. First edition. Octavo (9 x inches; x mm.). iii, [3],[1, blank] pages. Frontispiece, vignette title-page, and twenty-nine additional full-color plates.

[Together with:] The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of Consolation. A Poem. Define syntax. syntax synonyms, syntax pronunciation, syntax translation, English dictionary definition of syntax.

Syntax refers to the ways in which we order specific words to. The Doctor’s Wife is a full meal of sex, danger, and small-town paranoia which I greedily devoured.”—Laurie Fox, author of The Lost Girls “Elizabeth Brundage’s prose reveals an honesty, clarity and grace uncommon for any novel, let alone a debut, and her /5().

The Doctor's Wife is a complex and beautifully-written novel that deals with some tough subject matter. I've read a lot of reviews that complained about the story as having an "agenda" which is unfortunate because it deals quite graphically with a painful reality in our society - /5.

The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of Consolation: a Poem. The tour of Doctor Syntax. Vol. London: R. Ackermann at the Repository of Arts, Illustrated by Thomas Rowlandson ———. The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of a Wife: a Poem. The tour of Doctor Syntax.

Vol. III. London: R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts, Within the series' narrative, the Doctor is a centuries-old Time Lord from the planet Gallifrey who travels in time and space in his TARDIS, frequently with the end of life, the Doctor can regenerate his body; as a result, his physical appearance and personality change.

Pertwee portrays the third such incarnation, a dapper man of action in stark contrast to his wily but less First regular appearance: Spearhead from Space (). Heading: (Rowlandson, Thomas)Author: Combe, WilliamTitle: The Tour[s] of Doctor Syntax in Search of [1] the Picturesque; [2] Consolation; [3] a WifePlace Published: LondonPublisher:R.

AckermannDate Published: Description: 3 volumes. Hand-colored plates by Thomas Rowlandson. (12mo) x9 cm (5¼x3½"), uniformly bound in period full red morocco, gilt decorated and with "L.C.B." in gilt on.

London: R. Ackermann, 4to. Three volumes. All in Original Boards. The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque eighth edition, The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of Consolation second edition, and The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of a Wife no edition stated, but first edition.

In the original plain paper boards, with printed title labels intact on two. The Tour of Dr. Syntax: In search of the picturesque, a poem, William Combe, (originally ), Google book; The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of a Wife: A Poem, by William Combe and Illustrated by Thomas Rowlandson, Originally published y R.

Ackermann, The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque [WITH] The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of Consolation [WITH] The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of A Wife; A Poem.

New York: D. Appleton & Company, Thomas Rowlandson. A New Edition. [LITERATURE] Combe, William. The First Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque, ninth edition; The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of Consolation; and The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of a Wife, three volumes, uniformly bound, Routledge, London, no date, half leather, top edges gilt, eighty hand-coloured plate illustrations after Thomas Rowlandson including.Rudolph Ackermann published "The Schoolmaster's Tour," a series of plates by Thomas Rowlandson with verses by William Combe, in his Poetical Magazine, May to May ; Ackermann then republished it as The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque (London: R.

Ackermann, ); there were numerous editions, and two subsequent.The Tour of Doctor Syntax: In Search of the Picturesque a Poem avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 5 editions Want to Read saving /5.