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Tales of the wild and the wonderful.

Title
Tales of the wild and the wonderful.
Author
Dods, Mary Diana, 1791?-1829 or 1830.
Publication
London : Printed for Hurst, Robinson, and Co., 5 Waterloo-Place, Pall Mall; and A. Constable and Co., Edinburgh, M.DCCC.XXV [1825].

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Additional Authors
  • Apel, August, 1771-1816.
  • Borrow, George, 1803-1881
  • Baillie, Joanna, 1762-1851
  • Moyes, James, -1838
  • Hurst, Robinson, and Co., publisher.
  • Archibald Constable & Co., publisher.
  • Brick Row Book Shop (New York, N.Y.), bookseller.
Description
x, [2], 356 pages; 20 cm
Genre/Form
Novellas.
Note
  • By Mary Diana Dods, a.k.a. David Lyndsay, etc.; formerly attributed to George Borrow.
  • Printer's imprint: London: printed by J. Moyes, Bouverie Street.
  • Dedication: "To Joanna Baillie . . . ."
Contents
The prediction. -- The yellow dwarf. -- Der freischütz, from the German of A. Apel. -- The fortunes of De la Pole. -- The lord of the maelstrom. -- Notes to the lord of the maelstrom.
Call Number
Pforz (Dods, M. D. Tales of the wild and the wonderful)
LCCN
07003670
OCLC
6167231
Author
Dods, Mary Diana, 1791?-1829 or 1830.
Title
Tales of the wild and the wonderful.
Publisher
London : Printed for Hurst, Robinson, and Co., 5 Waterloo-Place, Pall Mall; and A. Constable and Co., Edinburgh, M.DCCC.XXV [1825].
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Local Note
Pforzheimer copy 1: With the bookplate of Massachusetts senator Henry Cabot Lodge, and what is possibly his seven-line note in pencil on the front free endpaper; with the bookseller's ticket of Brick Row Book Shop. -- Original drab boards, original printed paper spine label, partially missing.
Pforzheimer copy 2: Formerly owned by William Beckford, with his initialed note on the fly leaf: "A delightful party & the one of all others I should have liked best to join -- The marble palace & its Coterie -- would have just suited me. WB" (MISC 4069). With a later armorial leather book label bearing the initials "AR." -- Polished purple calf, much faded, spine gilt.
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Added Author
Apel, August, 1771-1816. Freischütz.
Borrow, George, 1803-1881, attributed name.
Baillie, Joanna, 1762-1851, dedicatee.
Moyes, James, -1838, printer.
Hurst, Robinson, and Co., publisher.
Archibald Constable & Co., publisher.
Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924, former owner.
Beckford, William, 1760-1844, former owner.
Beckford, William, 1760-1844, annotator.
Brick Row Book Shop (New York, N.Y.), bookseller.
Research Call Number
Pforz (Dods, M. D. Tales of the wild and the wonderful)
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