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The Resource Tales of a traveller, by Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving

Tales of a traveller, by Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving

Label
Tales of a traveller
Title
Tales of a traveller
Statement of responsibility
by Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving
Title variation
Traveller
Creator
Contributor
Binding designer
Printer
Publisher
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
HDC
Citation location within source
272:145
Citation source
NUC pre-1956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Standard library edition
Label
Tales of a traveller, by Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date estimated from inscription in book.
  • Part of a 21-volume set of the "Works" of Irving, published by G.P. Putnam's Sons ca. 1900. Cf. NUC
Contents
Pt. 1. Strange stories by a nervous gentleman : The great unknown -- The hunting-dinner -- The adventure of my uncle -- The adventure of my aunt -- The bold dragon, or the adventure of my grandfather -- The adventure of the German student -- The adventure of the mysterious picture -- The adventure of the mysterious stranger -- The story of the young Italian -- Pt. 2. Buckthorne and his friends : Literary life -- A literary dinner -- The club of queer fellows -- The poor-devil author -- Notoriety -- A practical philosopher -- Buckthorne, or the young man of great expectations -- Grave reflections of a disappointed man -- The booby squire -- The strolling manager -- Pt. 3. The Italian banditti : The inn at Terracina -- Adventure of the little antiquary -- The belated travellers -- The adventure of the Popkins family -- The painter's adventure -- The story of the bandit chieftain -- The story of the young Robber -- The adventure of the Englishman -- Pt. 4. The money-diggers : Hell-gate -- Kidd the pirate -- The Devil and Tom Walker -- Wolfert Webber, or golden dreams -- The adventure of the black fisherman
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Author's revised edition.
Extent
[4], 7-546 p., [9] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 47. Inscribed to: "Clyde Edwin Barton M.D., Love from 'Wife Elizabeth,' Birthday 1901." Olive green straight morocco grain cloth, stamped in gilt, with Putnam's monogram ("GPS," with stork, open book and printing press) on front cover and elaborate tree design on spine; "Irving" stamped at tail of spine; top edge gilt. Designed by Margaret Armstrong. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05168987
  • ucoclc5168987
Label
Tales of a traveller, by Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving
Publication
Note
  • Date estimated from inscription in book.
  • Part of a 21-volume set of the "Works" of Irving, published by G.P. Putnam's Sons ca. 1900. Cf. NUC
Contents
Pt. 1. Strange stories by a nervous gentleman : The great unknown -- The hunting-dinner -- The adventure of my uncle -- The adventure of my aunt -- The bold dragon, or the adventure of my grandfather -- The adventure of the German student -- The adventure of the mysterious picture -- The adventure of the mysterious stranger -- The story of the young Italian -- Pt. 2. Buckthorne and his friends : Literary life -- A literary dinner -- The club of queer fellows -- The poor-devil author -- Notoriety -- A practical philosopher -- Buckthorne, or the young man of great expectations -- Grave reflections of a disappointed man -- The booby squire -- The strolling manager -- Pt. 3. The Italian banditti : The inn at Terracina -- Adventure of the little antiquary -- The belated travellers -- The adventure of the Popkins family -- The painter's adventure -- The story of the bandit chieftain -- The story of the young Robber -- The adventure of the Englishman -- Pt. 4. The money-diggers : Hell-gate -- Kidd the pirate -- The Devil and Tom Walker -- Wolfert Webber, or golden dreams -- The adventure of the black fisherman
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Author's revised edition.
Extent
[4], 7-546 p., [9] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 47. Inscribed to: "Clyde Edwin Barton M.D., Love from 'Wife Elizabeth,' Birthday 1901." Olive green straight morocco grain cloth, stamped in gilt, with Putnam's monogram ("GPS," with stork, open book and printing press) on front cover and elaborate tree design on spine; "Irving" stamped at tail of spine; top edge gilt. Designed by Margaret Armstrong. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05168987
  • ucoclc5168987

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