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Dickens, Charles, 1812–1870

The mystery of Edwin Drood : reprinted pieces and other stories / by Charles Dickens ; with thirty illustrations by L. Fildes, E.G. Dalziel and F. Barnard.

Additional Title(s):

Selections. 1879.

London : Chapman and Hall, 193 Piccadilly, [1879]
Physical Description:
[4], 348 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4564 .A3 1879
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David and Judith Ross
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by Dalziel.
Printed by Virtue and Co., Limited, City Road.
Date of publication from Topp.
With an engraved vignette on title page.
Text printed in double columns.
Topp, C.W. Victorian yellowbacks & paperbacks, 1849-1905, 624
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contmporary three-quarter green roan and marbled boards; with marbled endpapers. Bookplate: Rachel Baker Bale.
Subject Terms:
Chapman and Hall -- Publisher
Choral conductors -- Fiction
English literature -- 19th century.
Gale, Rachel Baker -- Bookplate
Missing persons -- Fiction
Ross, David and Judith -- Provenance
Separation (Psychology) -- Fiction
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction
Virtue and Co. -- Printer
Mystery fiction.
Wood engravings -- 1879.
Fildes, Luke, Sir, 1844-1927, ill.
Dalziel, Edward Gurdon, 1849-1889, ill.
Barnard, Frederick, 1846-1896, ill.
Dalziel Brothers, engraver.

  • The Long voyage
  • The Begging-letter writer
  • A Child's dream of a star
  • Our English watering-place
  • Our French watering-place
  • Bill-sticking
  • "Births. Mrs. Meek, of a son"
  • Lying awake
  • The Poor relations's story
  • The Child's story
  • The School-boy's story
  • Nobody's story
  • The Ghost of art
  • Out of town
  • Out of the season
  • A Poor man's take of a patent --The Noble savage
  • A Flight
  • The Detective police
  • Three 'detective' anecdotes
  • On duty with Inspector Field
  • Down with the tide
  • A Walk in a workhouse
  • Prince Bull. A fairy tale
  • A Plated article
  • Our honourable friend
  • Our school
  • Our vestry
  • Our bone
  • Monument of French folly
  • A Christmas tree
  • Master Humphrey's clock
  • Hunted down
  • Holiday romance
  • George Silverman's explanation.

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