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Doctor Syntax

William Combe

Doctor Syntax

his three tours, in search of the picturesque, of consolation, of a wife.

by William Combe

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Published by Warne in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination376p. :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20258119M

The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque; a Poem. WITH: The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of Consolation; a Poem. WITH: The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of A Wife, a Poem. London: Nattali and Bond, []. Three volumes. Doctor Syntax, Hobart: See unbiased reviews of Doctor Syntax, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked # of restaurants in Hobart.4/5().

Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book 1 page 2 pages Open to this page? Finished. The tour of Doctor Syntax A poem. The tour of Doctor Syntax A poem ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share. Lithographie: Dr. Syntax at a Card Party. (Illustration zu "Doctor Syntax's Three Tours: Picturesque, Consolation, and a Wife") by Rowlandson, Thomas: and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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. 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.


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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.

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The first [second and third] tour of Dr. Syntax. By William Combe. Illustrated with eighty plates by T. Rowlandson () (Reprint) by Combe, William, and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Combe's first Dr. Syntax book and its successors, The Second Tour of Dr.

Syntax in Search of Consolation () and The Third Doctor Syntax book 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.

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Combe], The Tour of Doctor Syntax in search of the Picturesque, Londonpl Date. 1 May Object type. Plate. Place of Publication London Object number. 06/ This image is from a book The tour of Doctor Syntax in search of the picturesque, a poem - London: Click here to view the book.

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Syntax gestures demonstratively at his travel journal while the bookseller looks upward. To the left, the bookseller’s wife is seated in a parlor, grasping a decanter in one hand and a cup in the other, both of which are full of wine.

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