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The home affections : pourtrayed by the poets / Selected and edited by Charles Mackay. Illustrated with one hundred engravings, drawn by eminent artists, and engraved by the Brothers Dalziel

Charles Mackay

RA Collection: Book

Record number



Variant Title

Spine title: The home affections by the poets. Mackay. Illustrated.


London; New York: George Routledge & Co. Farringdon Street; 18 Beekman Street, 1858

Physical Description

xv, [1], 391, [1] p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

General Note

llustrations by Birket Foster (20), Thomas B. Dalziel (9), J. Allon Pasquier [i.e. J. Abbot Pasquier] (8), John Gilbert (6), F. R. Pickersgill, R.A. (6), Harrison Weir (6), James Godwin (5), William Harvey (5), S. Read (5), John Absolon (4), J. M. Carrick (4), A. Madot (4), G. Dodgson (3), F. W. Topham (3), Alexander Johnstone (2), J. Everett Millais, A.R.A. (2), John Tenniel (2), J. R. Clayton (1), Edward Dalziel (1), E. Duncan (1), Alfred Elmore, R.A. (1), John Sliegh (1), George Thomas (1).


The front pastedown carries the bookplate of Anne Renier and F. G. Renier.

Copy Note

The rear pastedown carries the binder's ticket, which reads, 'Bound By Burn 37 & 38 Kirby St.'

Binding Note

Spine title: "The home affections by the poets. Mackay. Illustrated. Routledge & Co."


Myles Birket Foster, illustrator
Thomas Dalziel, illustrator
Sir John Gilbert RA, illustrator
Frederick Richard Pickersgill RA, illustrator
Harrison Weir, illustrator
William Harvey, illustrator
William Harvey, illustrator
John Absolon, illustrator
Francis William Topham, illustrator
Edward Dalziel, illustrator
Edward Duncan, illustrator
Alfred Elmore RA, illustrator
John Sleigh, illustrator
George Housman Thomas, illustrator
Albert Warren, binding designer
Anne Cliff Renier, previous owner
Fernand Gabriel Renier, previous owner
Dalziel Brothers (London), wood-engraver
George Routledge & Co., publisher
Richard Clay (London), printer
Burn and Company (London), binder

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