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The battle of life : a love story, by Charles Dickens

Label
The battle of life : a love story
Title
The battle of life
Title remainder
a love story
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Dickens
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • no. 315
  • 681
  • B417
  • A116
  • p. 127-130
  • 1086
Citation source
  • Magee, D.B. Victoria R.I.
  • Sadleir, M. 19th cent. fiction
  • Carr, C. VanderPoel Dickens
  • Podeschi, J.B. Dickens
  • Eckel, J.C. First editions of Dickens
  • Glancy, R.F. Dickens's Christmas books
Illustrations
  • plates
  • illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4572
LC item number
.B2 1846a
Literary form
novels
Label
The battle of life : a love story, by Charles Dickens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Fourth book of the Christmas stories
  • First edition, fourth issue. Has cupid and scroll on engraved t.p., without publisher's imprint
  • Added engraved t.p
  • Published December 19, 1846.--Cf. Glancy
  • Eckel distinguishes 4 issues on the basis of variants in the added t.p.--Cf. also article by William B. Todd in The book collector, 15 (Spring 1966), p. 48-54. Todd distinguishes 5 states and 7 variants of the added t.p.; "probably every state was available on date of publication."
  • Illustrations: 13 prints : wood engraving ; full-page (2) and image 13 x 8 cm. or smaller. Include frontispiece and added t.p. By John Thompson, Thomas Williams, George Dalziel, Edward Dalziel and others, after Daniel Maclise (4), Clarkson Stanfield (3), Richard Doyle (3) and John Leech (3)
  • Publisher's advertisements (works by Dickens): p. [177-178]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[7], 175, [3] p., [2] leaves of plates
Lccn
47033468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Vault copy 1: Bound in original crimson red cloth with floral design and lettering in gilt on upper cover. Lettering and design in gilt on spine. Gilt edges. Pale yellow lining paper. Enclosed in morocco-backed case, with cloth box. (Magee no. 315)
  • Vault copy 2: Bookplate on prelim. leaf: "Fred A. and Frances Rosenstock."
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG00-B1171
  • (OCoLC)ocn135023650
Label
The battle of life : a love story, by Charles Dickens
Publication
Note
  • Fourth book of the Christmas stories
  • First edition, fourth issue. Has cupid and scroll on engraved t.p., without publisher's imprint
  • Added engraved t.p
  • Published December 19, 1846.--Cf. Glancy
  • Eckel distinguishes 4 issues on the basis of variants in the added t.p.--Cf. also article by William B. Todd in The book collector, 15 (Spring 1966), p. 48-54. Todd distinguishes 5 states and 7 variants of the added t.p.; "probably every state was available on date of publication."
  • Illustrations: 13 prints : wood engraving ; full-page (2) and image 13 x 8 cm. or smaller. Include frontispiece and added t.p. By John Thompson, Thomas Williams, George Dalziel, Edward Dalziel and others, after Daniel Maclise (4), Clarkson Stanfield (3), Richard Doyle (3) and John Leech (3)
  • Publisher's advertisements (works by Dickens): p. [177-178]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[7], 175, [3] p., [2] leaves of plates
Lccn
47033468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Vault copy 1: Bound in original crimson red cloth with floral design and lettering in gilt on upper cover. Lettering and design in gilt on spine. Gilt edges. Pale yellow lining paper. Enclosed in morocco-backed case, with cloth box. (Magee no. 315)
  • Vault copy 2: Bookplate on prelim. leaf: "Fred A. and Frances Rosenstock."
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG00-B1171
  • (OCoLC)ocn135023650

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