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The Resource "Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc. etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech

"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc. etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech

Label
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England
Title
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England
Statement of responsibility
by the author of "Handley Cross," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc. etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech
Title variation
  • Ask mamma
  • Richest commoner in England
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
WSU
Citation location within source
472
Citation source
Tooley, R.V. Coloured plates (1979 ed.)
Dewey number
823.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5499.S4
LC item number
A8 1858
Literary form
fiction
Label
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc. etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title vignette
  • Originally issued in thirteen monthly parts, dated March 1857-March 1858, in illustrated rose paper covers. Dedication, preface, t.p., contents, and list of illustrations at end of final number. Parts 1-10 and 13 include the "Ask mamma" advertiser (4 p. at front). With advertisements also on p. [2]-[4] of wrappers
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 3, 412 p., [13] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy with call no. PR 5499 S96a 1858: Author's autographed presentation copy, on free endleaf, dated April 1858. Ex libris C.K. Ogden. Illustrated light reddish brown cloth over boards, stamped in gilt; in reddish brown cloth case.
  • Spec. Coll. copy with call no. PR 5499 S96a 1858b: In original thirteen parts, unbound; with all wrappers, advertisements and inclusions intact. In burgundy case.
  • Spec. Coll. Sadleir copy: "George Gilford from J.F.G., Jan'y 1/59", on flyleaf. Illustrated red cloth over boards, stamped in gilt; in red cloth case.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00361466
  • ucoclc361466
  • 07-ALK-1724
Label
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc. etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech
Publication
Note
  • Title vignette
  • Originally issued in thirteen monthly parts, dated March 1857-March 1858, in illustrated rose paper covers. Dedication, preface, t.p., contents, and list of illustrations at end of final number. Parts 1-10 and 13 include the "Ask mamma" advertiser (4 p. at front). With advertisements also on p. [2]-[4] of wrappers
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 3, 412 p., [13] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy with call no. PR 5499 S96a 1858: Author's autographed presentation copy, on free endleaf, dated April 1858. Ex libris C.K. Ogden. Illustrated light reddish brown cloth over boards, stamped in gilt; in reddish brown cloth case.
  • Spec. Coll. copy with call no. PR 5499 S96a 1858b: In original thirteen parts, unbound; with all wrappers, advertisements and inclusions intact. In burgundy case.
  • Spec. Coll. Sadleir copy: "George Gilford from J.F.G., Jan'y 1/59", on flyleaf. Illustrated red cloth over boards, stamped in gilt; in red cloth case.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00361466
  • ucoclc361466
  • 07-ALK-1724

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