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Fielding, Henry, 1707–1754

The life of Mr. Jonathan Wild the great / by Henry Fielding ; with seven etchings on copper by Denis Tegetmeier.

Additional Title(s):

Jonathan Wild

Waltham St. Lawrence, Reading, Berkshire : Printed and published at the Golden Cockerel Press, 1932.
Physical Description:
viii, 278, [2] pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3454 .J64 1932
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"This book was printed and published at the Golden Cockerel Press, Waltham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire, by Robert and Moira Gibbings, & completed on the 4th day of July, 1932. Except for correcting a few obvious misprints, the text is taken from the edition of 1743. Compositors: A.H. Gibbs and F. Young. Pressman: A.C. Cooper. 350 copies have been printed."--Colophon.
Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1921-1949, 83
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 143 of 350. Bound in publisher's original cream buckram.
Subject Terms:
Criminals -- Fiction.
London (England) -- Fiction.
Organized crime -- England -- London -- Fiction.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Wild, Jonathan, 1682?-1725 -- Fiction.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Biographical fiction.
Etchings -- 1932.
Gibbings, Robert, 1889-1958, printer.
Gibbings, Moira, printer.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Tegetmeier, Denis, engraver.
Cooper, A. C. (Albert C.) pressman.

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