adventures of Johnny Newcome in the navy a poem, in four cantos by Burton, Alfred pseud.

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Statementby Alfred Burton; with sixteen coloured plates by T. Rowlandson, from the author"s designs.
ContributionsMitford, John, 1782-1831, supposed author., Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, illus.
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LC ClassificationsPR4349.B516 A8 1904
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 246 p.
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6445733M
LC Control Number42044419

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Mitford was born at Northumberland; as one of the Mitfords of Mitford Castle he was a cousin to Admiral Robert Mitford the bird-artist and Philip Meadows Taylor, distantly related to Lord Redesdale, William Mitford, the Reverend John Mitford.

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The name "Captain Mitford," likely refers to John, or Jack, Mitford, () a British naval officer, poet, and journalist who is best known for writing the book, The Adventures of Johnny Newcome in the Navy. He served with the Royal Navy fromparticipating in both the French Revolutionary Wars as well as the Napoleonic Wars.

Thomas Rowlandson () - illustrator of Johnny Newcome in the Navy Thomas Rowlandson was not unlike John Mitford, whose Johnny Newcome in the Navy he illustrated. One of the most successful caricaturists and book illustrators of his day, the quality of his work dropped off as he grew older due to drink, gambling, and sheer laziness.

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The true author of this book appears to be unidentified. Like The adventures of Johnny Newcome in the navy, it was part of a vogue for books with military settings. George Cruikshank illustrated other military books, including two versions of the life of Napoleon.

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