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The Resource The history of the Caliph Vathek : with preface and notes, critical and explanatory, by William Beckford. Also, Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia / by Samuel Johnson ; with four etchings and portrait of Beckford by A.H. Tourrier, etched by Damman

The history of the Caliph Vathek : with preface and notes, critical and explanatory, by William Beckford. Also, Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia / by Samuel Johnson ; with four etchings and portrait of Beckford by A.H. Tourrier, etched by Damman

Label
The history of the Caliph Vathek : with preface and notes, critical and explanatory
Title
The history of the Caliph Vathek
Title remainder
with preface and notes, critical and explanatory
Statement of responsibility
by William Beckford. Also, Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia / by Samuel Johnson ; with four etchings and portrait of Beckford by A.H. Tourrier, etched by Damman
Title variation
  • Vathek
  • Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
KSU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4091
LC item number
.V3 1883
Literary form
fiction
Label
The history of the Caliph Vathek : with preface and notes, critical and explanatory, by William Beckford. Also, Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia / by Samuel Johnson ; with four etchings and portrait of Beckford by A.H. Tourrier, etched by Damman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Only 150 copies of this edition on laid paper, medium 8vo, with proof Etchings on Whatman paper, have been printed, and are numbered consecutively as issued"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 405 p., [5] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: 20 cm., lacking limitation statement on t.p. verso. Half bound in brown morocco, stamped in gilt and blind; black, blue, orange and white marbled paper over boards. Black, blue, orange and white marbled endpapers. Gift of Brooke Whiting.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: no.88/150. Half bound in red morocco, stamped in gilt and blind; purple, gilt and pink marbled paper over boards. Top edge gilt. Purple, gilt and pink marbled endpapers. Gift of Brooke Whiting.
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)01397321
  • ucoclc1397321
Label
The history of the Caliph Vathek : with preface and notes, critical and explanatory, by William Beckford. Also, Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia / by Samuel Johnson ; with four etchings and portrait of Beckford by A.H. Tourrier, etched by Damman
Publication
Note
"Only 150 copies of this edition on laid paper, medium 8vo, with proof Etchings on Whatman paper, have been printed, and are numbered consecutively as issued"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 405 p., [5] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: 20 cm., lacking limitation statement on t.p. verso. Half bound in brown morocco, stamped in gilt and blind; black, blue, orange and white marbled paper over boards. Black, blue, orange and white marbled endpapers. Gift of Brooke Whiting.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: no.88/150. Half bound in red morocco, stamped in gilt and blind; purple, gilt and pink marbled paper over boards. Top edge gilt. Purple, gilt and pink marbled endpapers. Gift of Brooke Whiting.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01397321
  • ucoclc1397321

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