Notice To The Ladies, Noblemen, And Gentlemen, Subscribers To The Lower Rooms, From William Brereton, 1780

 
Notice To The Ladies, Noblemen, And Gentlemen, Subscribers To The Lower Rooms, From William Brereton, 1780
4 0 c m
 
28cm
actual image size: 20cm x 32cm

Description

William Brereton's supplication to the ladies, noblemen, and gentlemen subscribers to the Lower Assembley Rooms, following a duel with Captain Spooner. Brereton fought the duel on behalf of his son-in-law, on 12th February 1780, over a matter concerning gambling. Spooner was wounded, Brereton untouched. Brereton was later imprisoned.

Image Details

Image Reference
 
46328
Collection Reference
 
Poster 83
Original Width (mm)
 
196
Original Height (mm)
 
313
Collection Location
 
Bath Central Library

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