Robert Smith Surtees: (Creator of "Jorrocks")
Cuming, E.D.

Cuming, E.D., and R.S. Surtees. Robert Smith Surtees: (Creator of "Jorrocks") 1803-1864. By Himself and E.D. Cuming. Edinburgh: Blackwood 1924. x, 339p + several pls., 1 in color. Good hardcover; no d.j. (top of spine chipped away, scattered light foxing). Armorial bookplate of Jackson Annan Dykman, D.C.L. ** Part 1 publishes for the first time some autobiographical manuscripts found after Surtees's death; part 2 is Cuming's account of his career as the popular humorous Victorian hunting novelist. (Item ID: 2297)


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