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The Resource The vision ; : Liber veritatis, by William Beckford of Fonthill, edited with an introduction and notes by Guy Chapman

The vision ; : Liber veritatis, by William Beckford of Fonthill, edited with an introduction and notes by Guy Chapman

Label
The vision ; : Liber veritatis
Title
The vision ;
Title remainder
Liber veritatis
Statement of responsibility
by William Beckford of Fonthill, edited with an introduction and notes by Guy Chapman
Title variation
  • Vision ; Liber veritatis
  • Liber veritatis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4091
LC item number
.V5
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The vision ; : Liber veritatis, by William Beckford of Fonthill, edited with an introduction and notes by Guy Chapman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Limited to 750 copies."
  • "The vision and Liber veritatis are two hitherto unpublished manuscripts ... The first is Beckford's earliest literary exercise; the second, his last." The vision is a romance, the Liber veritatis "odds and ends" on 1) Female nobility; 2) Record of some of the less brilliant alliances of some of the English nobility and their immediate connections; 3) Further records, etc
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxix, 165, [1] p.
Lccn
31007168
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Cream colored dust jacket; dark red cloth over boards. Gift of Brooke Whiting, 1982.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 710.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Light brown smooth cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Top edge in gilt; fore-edge and bottom untrimmed.
Other physical details
pl., 2 port. (incl. front.9 facsim.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00878308
  • ucoclc878308
Label
The vision ; : Liber veritatis, by William Beckford of Fonthill, edited with an introduction and notes by Guy Chapman
Publication
Note
  • "Limited to 750 copies."
  • "The vision and Liber veritatis are two hitherto unpublished manuscripts ... The first is Beckford's earliest literary exercise; the second, his last." The vision is a romance, the Liber veritatis "odds and ends" on 1) Female nobility; 2) Record of some of the less brilliant alliances of some of the English nobility and their immediate connections; 3) Further records, etc
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxix, 165, [1] p.
Lccn
31007168
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Cream colored dust jacket; dark red cloth over boards. Gift of Brooke Whiting, 1982.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 710.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Light brown smooth cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Top edge in gilt; fore-edge and bottom untrimmed.
Other physical details
pl., 2 port. (incl. front.9 facsim.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00878308
  • ucoclc878308

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