The Resource The Nonesuch Dickens

The Nonesuch Dickens

Label
The Nonesuch Dickens
Title
The Nonesuch Dickens
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickens, Charles
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4550
LC item number
.F37
Literary form
mixed forms
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1866-1943
  • 1884-1941
  • 1877-1944
  • 1876-1943
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Waugh, Arthur
  • Walpole, Hugh
  • Dexter, Walter
  • Hatton, Thomas
  • Nonesuch Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Illustration of books
Label
The Nonesuch Dickens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Nonesuch Dickens, designed by Francis Meynell, is limited to 877 copies ... printed in Great Britain by R. & R. Clark ltd., in this specially-cut version of Martin's type." Each set is accompanied by one of the original steel plates or wood blocks made for Chapman & Hall's original editions of Dickens. The steel plate of "Dr. Blimber's young gentlemen," engraved by Phiz (H. K. Browne) for Dombey and son, together with an extra printing from the plate, and a letter from Arthur Waugh of Chapman & Hall authenticating the steel plate is issued in separate case with this set
  • "Published under the editorial direction of Arthur Waugh, Hugh Walpole, Walter Dexter and Thomas Hatton."
  • The text is taken chiefly from the "Charles Dickens" edition of Dicken's works published 1868-70, and the illustrations are printed from the original plates and blocks
  • Volumes bound in various colored cloth; leather labels on spines, stamped in gold; top edges gilt
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[v.1] American notes. Pictures from Italy. A child's history of England. The life of Our Lord. 1938.--[v.2] Barnaby Rudge. 1937.--[v.3] Bleak House. 1938.--[v.4] Christmas books. 1937.--[v.5-6] Collected papers. 1937.--[v.7] The personal history of David Copperfield. 1937.--[v.8] Dombey and son. 1937.--[v.9] Great expectations. Hard times. 1937.--[v.10-12] The letters of Charles Dickens, edited by Walter Dexter. 1938.--[v.13] Little Dorrit. 1937.--[v.14] Martin Chuzzlewit. 1937.--[v.15] The mystery of Edwin Drood. Christmas stories. 1937.--[v.16] Nicholas Nickleby. 1938.--[v.17] The old curiosity shop. 1937.--[v.18] Oliver Twist. 1937.--[v.19] Our mutual friend. 1938.--[v.20] The Pickwick Papers. 1937.--[v.21] Reprinted pieces. The uncommercial traveller, and other stories. 1938.--[v.22] Sketches by Boz, and early minor works. 1938.--[v.23] A tale of two cities. 1937
Dimensions
26 cm (8vo)
Extent
23 volumes
Lccn
39021898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, plates (some color) portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)530319
Label
The Nonesuch Dickens
Publication
Note
  • "Nonesuch Dickens, designed by Francis Meynell, is limited to 877 copies ... printed in Great Britain by R. & R. Clark ltd., in this specially-cut version of Martin's type." Each set is accompanied by one of the original steel plates or wood blocks made for Chapman & Hall's original editions of Dickens. The steel plate of "Dr. Blimber's young gentlemen," engraved by Phiz (H. K. Browne) for Dombey and son, together with an extra printing from the plate, and a letter from Arthur Waugh of Chapman & Hall authenticating the steel plate is issued in separate case with this set
  • "Published under the editorial direction of Arthur Waugh, Hugh Walpole, Walter Dexter and Thomas Hatton."
  • The text is taken chiefly from the "Charles Dickens" edition of Dicken's works published 1868-70, and the illustrations are printed from the original plates and blocks
  • Volumes bound in various colored cloth; leather labels on spines, stamped in gold; top edges gilt
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[v.1] American notes. Pictures from Italy. A child's history of England. The life of Our Lord. 1938.--[v.2] Barnaby Rudge. 1937.--[v.3] Bleak House. 1938.--[v.4] Christmas books. 1937.--[v.5-6] Collected papers. 1937.--[v.7] The personal history of David Copperfield. 1937.--[v.8] Dombey and son. 1937.--[v.9] Great expectations. Hard times. 1937.--[v.10-12] The letters of Charles Dickens, edited by Walter Dexter. 1938.--[v.13] Little Dorrit. 1937.--[v.14] Martin Chuzzlewit. 1937.--[v.15] The mystery of Edwin Drood. Christmas stories. 1937.--[v.16] Nicholas Nickleby. 1938.--[v.17] The old curiosity shop. 1937.--[v.18] Oliver Twist. 1937.--[v.19] Our mutual friend. 1938.--[v.20] The Pickwick Papers. 1937.--[v.21] Reprinted pieces. The uncommercial traveller, and other stories. 1938.--[v.22] Sketches by Boz, and early minor works. 1938.--[v.23] A tale of two cities. 1937
Dimensions
26 cm (8vo)
Extent
23 volumes
Lccn
39021898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, plates (some color) portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)530319

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