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Doctor Syntax in Paris or a tour in search of the grotesque

Syntax Dr.

Doctor Syntax in Paris or a tour in search of the grotesque

a humourous and satrical poem

by Syntax Dr.

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Published by W Wright in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated with coloured plates. vol 4 of 4.
The Physical Object
Pagination317p. :
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15561695M

Doctor Syntax in Paris, or, A Tour in Search of the Grotesque: a Humorous & Satirical Poem. London: Printed for W. Wright, This is an imitation of The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque, illustrated by Thomas Rowlandson. The comic adventures of an old clergyman and schoolmaster visiting the sights became very popular. The Tour of Doctor Syntax through London, or The Pleasures and Miseries of the Metropolis (London: J. Johnson ) Doctor Syntax in Paris, or A Tour in Search of the Grotesque (London: W. Wright ).

Doctor Syntax in Paris, Or, a Tour in Search of the Grotesque; A Humorous. Find all books from William Combe. At you can find used, antique and new books, compare results and immediately purchase your selection at the best price. General Books publication date: Original Brand: General Books LLC. The doctor embarked on a second tour in , in the pages of the same magazine. This appeared in book form in , as The Second Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of Consolation. The third book by Coombe and Rowlandson, The Third Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of a Wife, was published in All enjoyed tremendous popularity.

Doctor Syntax Sketching the Lake, plate 16 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 . Full text of "The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque" See other formats.


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Author: Charles Williams ; William Combe ; Thomas Rowlandson ; S. and R. Bentley. 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.

In William Combe. 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 author of the text (of Doctor Syntax in Paris) is unknown, but, although this is manifestly in plates and general style a Syntax imitation, the text might conceivably be genuinely by Combe» (Abbey, Travel, ).

Ex-libris manuscrit à l'encre du temps L. Teacort ; ex-libris Herbert L. Carlebach. The Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of the Picturesque.

A Poem. Eight Edition () + The Second Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of Consolation; A Poem. Volume Second. Second Edition + The Third Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of a Wife.

A Poem. (First Edition ). 3 vols. London, R. Ackermann, The Tours of Dr. Syntax Written by William Combe with illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson.

Original hand-coloured aquatint etchings between years old. From various editions between through circa The Tours of Dr. Syntax were published many times over a period of about 80 years.

Due to the nature of aquatint etchings, the. [Combe, William] Doctor Syntax in Paris, or A Tour in search of the Grotesque, first edition, hand-coloured aquatint title and 17 hand-coloured aquatint plates after Thomas Rowlandson, light offsetting, modern half morocco by Brian Humphrey, 8vo, London: W.

Wright, [Tooley ]. First published inthis book provides a helpful overview of the grotesque and its use in a number of literary genres including novels, drama and poetry. After providing a historical summary of the term, the book discusses the various defining aspects of the grotesque and its relationship to other terms and modes of literature, such as.

The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque The First Tour of Doctor Syntax on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque The First Tour of Doctor SyntaxManufacturer: Methuen & Co.

Combe's first Dr. Syntax book and its successors, The Second Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of Consolation () and The Third 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 sentimental accounts of.

The Doctor finding danger near, Flew swiftly on the wings of fear, And nimbly clamber'd up a tree, That gave him full security ; But as he ran to save his bacon, By hat and wig he was forsaken ; His sketch-book too, he left behind, A prey to the unlucky wind: While Grizzle, startled by the rout, Broke from the hedge, and pranc'd about.

Their first collaboration was The Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of the Picturesque, issued in This was followed by several more such tours of Dr.

Syntax, which were so popular that imitators soon arose. One such imitation might be Doctor Syntax in Paris, or. Grotesque is ostensibly a crime novel by Japanese writer Natsuo Kirino, most famous for her novel was published in English intranslated by Rebecca Copeland. Publisher Knopf censored the American translation, removing a section involving underage male prostitution, as it was considered too taboo for U.

: Natsuo Kirino. The Michalak Collection 6/21/ Page 1 The Michalak Collection Doctor Syntax in Paris; or, A Tour in Search of the Grotesque: a Humorous and Satirical Poem.

London: Printed for W. Wright, The Tour of Doctor Syntax through London; or, The Pleasures and Miseries of the Metropolis: a Poem. Third ed. London: J.

Johnston, Author jeh Posted on March 7, Ap Categories 19th Century, Poetry - -UK - England Tags the tour of doctor syntax in search of the picturesque, william cmbe Leave a comment on William Combe – The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in Search of the Picturesque, Page - Or lull'd to slumber by the beating rain, Secure and happy, sink at last to rest' Or if the sun in flaming Leo ride, By shady rivers indolently stray, And with my Delia, walking side by side, Hear how they murmur as they glide away ' What joy to wind along the cool retreat, To stop, and gaze on Delia as I go.

To mingle sweet discourse with kisses sweet, And teach my lovely scholar. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This banner text can have markup The Tour of Doctor Syntax in Search of the Picturesque Item Preview Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Pages: William Combe (25 March – 19 June ) was a British miscellaneous writer.

His early life was that of an adventurer, his later was passed chiefly within the "rules" of the King's Bench is chiefly remembered as the author of The Three Tours of Doctor Syntax, a comic poem, illustrated by artist Thomas Rowlandson's color plates, that satirised William Gilpin.

Wright's Doctor Syntax in Paris, or A Tour in Search of the Grotesque (London, ) Associated Images: Thomas Rowlandson and Augustus Pugin’s New Covent Garden Theatre, bound in The Microcosm of London; or, London in Miniature (published by Ackermann in London, ).

Theological Reflections. Author: James Luther Adams,Wilson Yates,Robert Penn Warren; Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing ISBN: Category: Art Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» While there has been a growing interest in the use of grotesque imagery in art and literature, very little attention has been given to the religious and theological significance of such imagery.The front wrapper of the first part was lettered within an engraved border as follows: No.

1 2/6 / Doctor Syntax / in Paris; / or, / a tour in search of / the / Grotesque / A Poem. / By Doctor Syntax, / Author of "Syntax in London, or the Pleasures / and Miseries of the Metropolis" / To the public / Eighteen lines advertising puff / London Cited by: 2.Rowlandson (Thomas, illustrator).

The Tour of Doctor Syntax, in search of the Picturesque [by William Combe], 7th edition, London: R. Ackermann,hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece, title and 29 plates (final plate detached and frayed to edges), some leaves with closed tears and few leaves detached, occasional dust-soiling and few marks, together with: ibid.