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The tour of Doctor Syntax in search of the picturesque

William Combe

The tour of Doctor Syntax in search of the picturesque

a poem.

by William Combe

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


Edition Notes

StatementWith thirty-one coloured illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson.
The Physical Object
Pagination266 p.
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23341025M

London: Methuen & Co., Based on the Seventh Edition. 3/4 Leather. Three volume set. 17 x 11 cm. 16 mo. , , pages. Bound in 3/4 red leather with marble boards and endpaper. Gold design to spine and cover. 5 raised bands to spine. With 31 vol 1, 24 vol 2, and 25 vol 3 colored illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson in each volume. The book concludes with the story of the Tour, followed by a quest for the greatest ever Tour de France rider and an epilogue that explains the reasons for the extraordinary success of the Tour. Bill and Carol McGann have had their lives inextricably tied up with bicycles about as long as they can remember.

  The Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of the Picturesque - audiobook William COMBE ( - ) “To bury these, to christen those, And marry such fond folks who. The British Library catalogue lists four picturesque journeys from to ; from the time publication of Gilpin’s Observations on the River Rye in until the publication of The Tour of Dr. Syntax in this number rises to sixty. 6 If considering Gilpin’s publications alone, the commodification of the picturesque is evident.

First illustrated by Thomas Rowlandson, Combe’s character Dr. Syntax is a lovable eccentric whose misadventures on the road structure all of the subsequent Tours. This edition of the Tour in Search of the Picturesque is the first to appear with Alfred Forrester’s illustrations. “With the setting sun of Rowlandson,” notes the. Doctor Syntax Tumbling into the Water, plate 11 in the book 'The Tour of Dr. Syntax, In Search of the Picturesque', 4th ed. ([London: R. Ackermann, ]), vol. 1 (of3) by Thomas Rowlandson, William Combe A work from the collections of the de Young .


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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 drawings, and Combe then wrote poetry.

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 illustrating a book about his experiences of quaint and unusual places.

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Publication date Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Addeddate Pages: 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.

William Combe (), “prolific English writer of miscellaneous prose and satirical verse whose poem The Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of the Picturesque () was one of the most popular books of early 19th-century England Dr. Syntax was introduced in in The Poetical Magazine.

*** The Tour of Dr Syntax in Search of the Picturesque (), is a descriptive and moralizing verse illustrated by artist Thomas Rowlandson's color plates.

It satirises William Gilpin,who toured Britain to describe his theory of the Picturesque. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 6. The Tour of Doctor Syntax: In Search of the Picturesque, a Poem William Combe Full view - The tour of doctor Syntax in search of the picturesque, a poem [by W.

Combe William Combe, Syntax (dr. fict. name.) He made his fortune by a book; And if my volume does not beat it, When I return, I'll fry and eat it. The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque Poem Sign in to check out Check out as guest Adding to your cart The item you've selected was not added to your Rating: % positive.

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. The Digital Doctor Syntax Project aims to familiarize readers with production history, text, and images of the popular nineteenth-century text, The Tour of Doctor Syntax: In Search of the the first modern critical edition of In Search of the Picturesque, the full text of this site will attempt to recreate the original reading experience.

Thomas Rowlandson, design for The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque: A Poem by William Combe, (Rev. Alexander Dyce Collection, Victoria & Albert Museum, London).

The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque: A Poem, pp. Paperback – 24 Jun. by William Combe (Author), T. Rowlandson (Contributor) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: William Combe. 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, William Combe has 83 books on Goodreads with 61 ratings. William Combe’s most popular book is The Tour of Doctor Syntax; In Search of the Picturesque, a.

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[William Combe; Thomas Rowlandson].Other articles where Dr. Syntax is discussed: Thomas Rowlandson: publisher resulted in the popular Dr. Syntax series—Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of the Picturesque (), The Second Tour of Dr.

Syntax in Search of Consolation (), and The Third Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of a Wife (). They also produced The English Dance of Death (–16).