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Travelling on the Liverpool and Manchester Railway.
Travelling on the Liverpool and Manchester Railway. A Train of the First Class of Carriages, with the Mail.
Drawn by J. Shaw, Liverpool. Aquat.a by S.G. Hughes.
[n.d., 1860] But later.
Coloured aquatint. Sheet 295 x 630mm (11½ x 24¾").
A profiles of the 'Jupiter' locomotive and its carriages, built by Robert Stephenson and Company. Based on the print published by Ackermann in 1833, copying the artist and engraver's inscriptions.
[Ref: 58741]   £220.00   (£264.00 incl.VAT)
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The Motor Car. Words by Richard Morton, Adapted to the Meolody of ''Funiculi Funicula'' by L. Denza.
The Motor Car. Words by Richard Morton, Adapted to the Meolody of ''Funiculi Funicula'' by L. Denza. Sung with Great Success by John F. Sheridan.
Ricordi's Copyright 1897.
Pamphlet; pp. (8), cover with chromolithographic portrait. 350 x 255mm (13¾ x 10"). Cover detatched, some soiling.
The words and music of a comic song about an attempt to drive a motor car from Camberwell to Brighton, ending with the car exploding. The cover depicts John Francis Sheridan (1843-1908), an Irish-American comic actor, dressed as a Chinaman, carrying a pole with two scenes from the song. He ended his career in Australia, dying in a hotel in Newcastle. Very rare & early Motor Car item, Brighton interest.
[Ref: 58854]   £490.00  
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Steamed Out, or the Starving Stage-Coachman and Boys.
Steamed Out, or the Starving Stage-Coachman and Boys.
George Cruikshank.
[London: David Bogue, 1847.]
Etching. Sheet 105 x 165mm (4¼ x 6½"). Trimmed within plate.
A portly but broken-down coach driver, heading an assortment of thin post boys and others, begs from a well-dressed family at a window. Behind a locomotive crosses a viaduct. Railway interest. From 'The Comic Almanack'.
[Ref: 58728]   £95.00   (£114.00 incl.VAT)
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