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Creator:
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, author.
Title:
The letters of Charles Dickens / edited by Walter Dexter.
Alternate Title(s):
Correspondence
Published/Created:
Bloomsbury : The Nonesuch Press, 1938.
Physical Description:
3 volumes ; 27 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4581 .A4 1938
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
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
Contents:
v. 1. 1832-1846 -- v. 2. 1847-1857 -- v. 3. 1858-1870.
Subject Terms:
Correspondence (Dickens, Charles)
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Correspondence.
Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Correspondence.
Novelists, English.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Form/Genre:
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Facsimiles (Reproductions).
Records and correspondence.
Contributors:
Meynell, Francis, 1891-1975, book designer.
Nonesuch Press, publisher.
R. & R. Clark (Firm), printer.
Leighton-Straker Bookbinding Co., binder.
Dexter, Walter, 1877-1944, editor.
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