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The Resource The black prophet : a tale of Irish famine, by William Carleton

The black prophet : a tale of Irish famine, by William Carleton

Label
The black prophet : a tale of Irish famine
Title
The black prophet
Title remainder
a tale of Irish famine
Statement of responsibility
by William Carleton
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EMU
Citation location within source
495, plate 8
Citation source
Sadleir, M. XIX century fiction
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Parlour library
Series volume
vol. 1
Label
The black prophet : a tale of Irish famine, by William Carleton
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • First edition, first issue; see Sadleir
  • Title-page preceded by series half-title-page
  • Publisher's binding of illustrated glazed light green paper boards printed in brown, upper board featuring a scene from the novel within the elaborate gothic frame (the standard design for the Parlour Library series), signed by the engraver W. Dickes; gothic frame repeated on lower board, enclosing announcement of next publication, vol. II, in the Parlour Library series, "Memoirs of a Physician by Aldxandre Dumas. Price One Shilling;" white unprinted endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[4], 320 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: tipped in at front: two leaves of pink paper containing publisher's announcement of their new Parlour Library series, inspired by the success of the Parlour Novelist series: "Each volume (containing about 320 pages) will...embrace an entire work, and will be bound in a handsome cover, produced in a perfectly new style, and will be sold for one shilling." Housed in maroon cloth folder, in matching maroon cloth slipcase. Forms part of the Michael Sadleir Collection of 19th Century British Fiction.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03695977
  • ucoclc3695977
Label
The black prophet : a tale of Irish famine, by William Carleton
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • First edition, first issue; see Sadleir
  • Title-page preceded by series half-title-page
  • Publisher's binding of illustrated glazed light green paper boards printed in brown, upper board featuring a scene from the novel within the elaborate gothic frame (the standard design for the Parlour Library series), signed by the engraver W. Dickes; gothic frame repeated on lower board, enclosing announcement of next publication, vol. II, in the Parlour Library series, "Memoirs of a Physician by Aldxandre Dumas. Price One Shilling;" white unprinted endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[4], 320 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: tipped in at front: two leaves of pink paper containing publisher's announcement of their new Parlour Library series, inspired by the success of the Parlour Novelist series: "Each volume (containing about 320 pages) will...embrace an entire work, and will be bound in a handsome cover, produced in a perfectly new style, and will be sold for one shilling." Housed in maroon cloth folder, in matching maroon cloth slipcase. Forms part of the Michael Sadleir Collection of 19th Century British Fiction.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03695977
  • ucoclc3695977

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