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The Resource "Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Romford's hounds," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc., etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech

"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Romford's hounds," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc., etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech

Label
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England
Title
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England
Statement of responsibility
by the author of "Handley Cross," "Romford's hounds," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc., etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
UPB
Citation location within source
221
Citation source
Grolier Club. "Catalogue of an exhibition of works by John Leech, 1817-1864." New York : Grolier Club, 1914
Illustrations
  • plates
  • illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Romford's hounds," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc., etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Apparently the 1888 undated edition. First published in 13 monthly parts, 1857-58, and cumulatively in 1858, by Bradbury and Evans, London. Cf. NCBEL, III, col. 968; English books with coloured plates, by R. V. Tooley, p. 376-377, and Robert Smith Surtees, by B. R. Neumann, p. [12], for first edition
  • With 13 plates colored steel engravings, as listed in Tooley
  • "The Whitefriars Press, Ltd., London and Tonbridge."--p. 423
  • Colored title vignette
  • Hand colored plates accompanied by protective sheet
  • Head-pieces; initials
  • On spine: Subscription edition
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Subscription edition.
Extent
[2], viii, [4], 423, [3] p., [33] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in original red decorated cloth. Designs in black and gilt on upper cover and spine. Lettering in gilt and black on upper cover and spine. Blind tooling border on lower cover.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG93-B1795
  • (OCoLC)ocn135585055
Label
"Ask mamma," or, The richest commoner in England, by the author of "Handley Cross," "Romford's hounds," "Sponge's sporting tour," etc., etc. ; with illustrations by John Leech
Publication
Note
  • Apparently the 1888 undated edition. First published in 13 monthly parts, 1857-58, and cumulatively in 1858, by Bradbury and Evans, London. Cf. NCBEL, III, col. 968; English books with coloured plates, by R. V. Tooley, p. 376-377, and Robert Smith Surtees, by B. R. Neumann, p. [12], for first edition
  • With 13 plates colored steel engravings, as listed in Tooley
  • "The Whitefriars Press, Ltd., London and Tonbridge."--p. 423
  • Colored title vignette
  • Hand colored plates accompanied by protective sheet
  • Head-pieces; initials
  • On spine: Subscription edition
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Subscription edition.
Extent
[2], viii, [4], 423, [3] p., [33] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in original red decorated cloth. Designs in black and gilt on upper cover and spine. Lettering in gilt and black on upper cover and spine. Blind tooling border on lower cover.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG93-B1795
  • (OCoLC)ocn135585055

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