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The Resource By order of the king, by Victor Hugo ; the authorised English translation of Victor Hugo's "L'homme qui rit;" illustrated

By order of the king, by Victor Hugo ; the authorised English translation of Victor Hugo's "L'homme qui rit;" illustrated

Label
By order of the king
Title
By order of the king
Statement of responsibility
by Victor Hugo ; the authorised English translation of Victor Hugo's "L'homme qui rit;" illustrated
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Contributor
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Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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Cataloging source
CUY
Citation location within source
1236a
Citation source
Sadleir, M. Nineteenth-century fiction
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
By order of the king, by Victor Hugo ; the authorised English translation of Victor Hugo's "L'homme qui rit;" illustrated
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First single-volume edition of the English translation
  • Although not stated in the book, the translation is by Mrs. A.C. Steele; see British Library general catalogue of printed books to 1975
  • Illustrations (including frontispiece and title vignette) by S.L. Fildes, signed "SLF."
Dimensions
20 cm (4to)
Extent
x, [2], 521, [1] pages, [11] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bright blue cloth boards; cover line design stamped in black; spine title stamped in gold-on-black: "Victor Hugo. By order of the king. Authorized translation of L'homme qui rit;" taupe coated endpapers. Armorial bookplate of John Browne on front pastedown, with his motto "Suivez raison;" Browne's ownership inscription on title page, dated "Southend, July 1871."
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18606634
  • ucoclc18606634
Label
By order of the king, by Victor Hugo ; the authorised English translation of Victor Hugo's "L'homme qui rit;" illustrated
Publication
Note
  • First single-volume edition of the English translation
  • Although not stated in the book, the translation is by Mrs. A.C. Steele; see British Library general catalogue of printed books to 1975
  • Illustrations (including frontispiece and title vignette) by S.L. Fildes, signed "SLF."
Dimensions
20 cm (4to)
Extent
x, [2], 521, [1] pages, [11] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bright blue cloth boards; cover line design stamped in black; spine title stamped in gold-on-black: "Victor Hugo. By order of the king. Authorized translation of L'homme qui rit;" taupe coated endpapers. Armorial bookplate of John Browne on front pastedown, with his motto "Suivez raison;" Browne's ownership inscription on title page, dated "Southend, July 1871."
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18606634
  • ucoclc18606634

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