Joseph McGarrity Books

Non-serial print publications from the collection of Joseph McGarrity are collected here. This also Includes the materials collected by McGarrity from the rare book and manuscript trade, ranging in scope from maps, letters, sheet music, and theater programs to books, pamphlets, and broadsides.

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This collection contains the four volumes of: Portaits, memoirs, and characters, of remarkable persons: from the revolution in 1688 to the end of the reign of George II collected from the most authentic accounts extant by James Caulfield. "Caulfield's 'remarkable characters' are persons famous for their eccentricity, immorality, dishonesty, and so forth." --Dict. nat. biog. This work contains 155 engraved plates including work by engravers: George Cruikshank, W. Maddocks, Henry B. Cook, Robert Graves, and Gerard van der Gucht.