Title: Real life in London, or, The rambles and adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq. and his cousin, the Hon. Tom. Dashall, through the metropolis : exhibiting a living picture of fashionable characters, manners, and amusements in high and low life, page 2 and facing

Date: 1821

Bibliographic Citation: Real life in London, or, The rambles and adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq. and his cousin, the Hon. Tom. Dashall, through the metropolis : exhibiting a living picture of fashionable characters, manners, and amusements in high and low life / by an amateur ; embellished and illustrated with a series of coloured prints, designed and engraved by Messrs. Heath, Alken, Dighton, Rowlandson &c. London : Printed for Jones and Co., 1821-1822.

Notes: Advertisements were often pasted or printed in the covers of books, as in this plagiarized edition of Pierce Egan’s well-known Life in London. Printed books were thus not only a source of entertainment, they could be used to promote the sale of other products as well.

Language: English

Subject: Egan, Pierce, — 1772-1849 — Parodies, imitations, etc.
London (England) — Social life and customs — 19th century — Humor.

Publisher: Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University

is Part Of Exhibition: Print in the Media Ecology

Exhibition Theme: The Visual Arts

Call Number: PR3991 A1 R43 1821 Rare Books/Special Collections

Image Identifier: 019_PR3991_A1_R43_1821_adverts_real_life-pageopposite2