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Dickens, Charles, 1812–1870
The letters of Charles Dickens / edited by Walter Dexter.
Additional Title(s):
Bloomsbury : The Nonesuch Press, 1938.
Physical Description:
3 volumes ; 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4581 .A4 1938
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Includes index.
"This is the final volume of set of the Nonesuch Dickens, designed by Francis Meynell, limited to 877 sets. It was printed in Scotland by R.&R. Clark Ltd., in a version of Martin's type specially cut for the edition. The binding is by the Leighton-Straker Bookbinding Co., Ltd., and the paper was made by the Worthy Paper Company Association of West Springfield."--Colophon.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 69 of 877; allotted to Paul Mellon. Bound in publisher's original red buckram.
Dreyfus, J. History of the Nonesuch Press, page 240
Subject Terms:
Correspondence (Dickens, Charles)
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Correspondence.
Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Correspondence.
Novelists, English.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Facsimiles (Reproductions).
Records and correspondence.
Meynell, Francis, 1891-1975, book designer.
Nonesuch Press, publisher.
R. & R. Clark (Firm), printer.
Leighton-Straker Bookbinding Co., binder.
Dexter, Walter, 1877-1944, editor.

  • v. 1. 1832-1846
  • v. 2. 1847-1857
  • v. 3. 1858-1870.

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