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The Resource Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by H.K. Browne

Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by H.K. Browne

Label
Bleak house
Title
Bleak house
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by H.K. Browne
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bleak House follows the fortunes and relationships of three characters whose fates are tied to the obscure inheritance case of Jarndyce v. Jarndyce, which is tied up in endless litigation. While many deserving and undeserving claim the inheritance, it is ironically being devoured in legal costs
Action
  • Copy [A] Collated
  • conserved
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1812-1870
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickens, Charles
Dewey number
823.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4556
LC item number
.A1 1853
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1815-1882
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Browne, Hablot Knight
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • London (England)
  • Guardian and ward
  • Illegitimate children
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Law
Label
Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by H.K. Browne
Link
http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/dl_crosscollex/callnumSRCHXC.asp?WC=N&SS=N&CN=Gimbel_/_Dickens_A131_3
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Added title page, engraved
  • First edition. Originally issued monthly as 20 numbers (in 19), from March, 1852, to September, 1853, in illustrated blue paper covers; each number contained two plates except no. 9 and 10, which contained one and three respectively. A printed note in no. 9 explained the reason for this
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34673048
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 624 pages, 38 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
06036371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
  • Former owner's inscription: Wm. T.[?] Anderson, Manchester, 1860.
  • Former owner's signature: Nuttall.
System control number
(OCoLC)34673048
Label
Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by H.K. Browne
Link
http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/dl_crosscollex/callnumSRCHXC.asp?WC=N&SS=N&CN=Gimbel_/_Dickens_A131_3
Publication
Note
  • Added title page, engraved
  • First edition. Originally issued monthly as 20 numbers (in 19), from March, 1852, to September, 1853, in illustrated blue paper covers; each number contained two plates except no. 9 and 10, which contained one and three respectively. A printed note in no. 9 explained the reason for this
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34673048
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 624 pages, 38 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
06036371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
  • Former owner's inscription: Wm. T.[?] Anderson, Manchester, 1860.
  • Former owner's signature: Nuttall.
System control number
(OCoLC)34673048

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