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The Resource Vathek, by William Beckford ; a new translation by Herbert B. Grimsditch, with ten illustrations by Marion V. Dorn

Vathek, by William Beckford ; a new translation by Herbert B. Grimsditch, with ten illustrations by Marion V. Dorn

Label
Vathek
Title
Vathek
Statement of responsibility
by William Beckford ; a new translation by Herbert B. Grimsditch, with ten illustrations by Marion V. Dorn
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Genre
Language
eng
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
Vathek, by William Beckford ; a new translation by Herbert B. Grimsditch, with ten illustrations by Marion V. Dorn
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
172 p., [9] leaves of plates
Lccn
37021877
Note
  • "This edition consists of 1050 copies for sale in England by the Nonesuch press and 500 copies for sale in the Unitd States by Random house, inc. The text has been printed by John Johnson ... at the University press, Oxford; the illustrations by the Curwen press, London.
  • Clark has another copy: Press coll. Ritchie lib.
  • Clark Library copy 1: "number 211"; with book-plate of A. Gaylord Beaman.
  • Clark Library copy 2: "number 313"; gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: No. 281. In silk lined portfolio case. Blue leather, stamped in gilt on spine; green and orange leather cut outs, stamped in blind. Top edge gilt. Orange and gray patterned endpapers. Gift, Joan Palevsky.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: no.565/1050. Quarter bound in vellum parchment; brownish orange paper over boards, stamped in gilt. Red, orange and blue marbled paper over boards. Ex libris Brooke Whiting.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00982867
  • ucoclc982867
Label
Vathek, by William Beckford ; a new translation by Herbert B. Grimsditch, with ten illustrations by Marion V. Dorn
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
172 p., [9] leaves of plates
Lccn
37021877
Note
  • "This edition consists of 1050 copies for sale in England by the Nonesuch press and 500 copies for sale in the Unitd States by Random house, inc. The text has been printed by John Johnson ... at the University press, Oxford; the illustrations by the Curwen press, London.
  • Clark has another copy: Press coll. Ritchie lib.
  • Clark Library copy 1: "number 211"; with book-plate of A. Gaylord Beaman.
  • Clark Library copy 2: "number 313"; gift of Ward Ritchie, 1996.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: No. 281. In silk lined portfolio case. Blue leather, stamped in gilt on spine; green and orange leather cut outs, stamped in blind. Top edge gilt. Orange and gray patterned endpapers. Gift, Joan Palevsky.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: no.565/1050. Quarter bound in vellum parchment; brownish orange paper over boards, stamped in gilt. Red, orange and blue marbled paper over boards. Ex libris Brooke Whiting.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00982867
  • ucoclc982867

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