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Shelfmark Collins 294
Held By BL
Country Ireland
Period 19c
Cover Material Calf, half, & marbled paper
Decorative Technique Tooled in blind; spine gold lettered and panelled
Style
Edges
BookBinder Journeaux, of Cork
Owner
Author Lorrequer, Henry [pseud. i.e. Charles James Lever]
Title Charles O'Malley, the Irish Dragoon. Edited by Harry Lorrequer; ... with illustrations by Phiz [i.e. H. K. Browne]. In two volumes.
Place of Publication Dublin
Date of Publication 1841
References
Notes Dublin: William Curry, Jun. and Company; Fraser and Crawford, Edinburgh; W. S. Orr and Company, London. Size of vol. 1. 140x228x32mm. Size of vol. 2 142x227x30mm. Ticker size (vol. 2) 13x9mm. [Lever (Charles)] Charles O'Malley, the Irish dragoon. 2 vol., first edit¬ion, 2 additional etched titles, 42 etched plates by Phiz (badly foxed, as often), with the GPR James material at the end of vol. i and the dedication to Douro in vol. 2, half calf, spine gilt on four broad bands, red leather labels, marbled sides and endpapers, by Journeaux of Cork, with his label (black on pink) on front pastedowns, sides a bit rubbed and the marbled paper sl. worn off edges, but quite sound, Dublin, Curry, 1841 £100. Sadleir 1396. The binder is not in Ramsden, de Burca or Spawn. Ramsden, French, records a Journeaux, first name unknown, working in Paris, 1842-49.
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