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The posthumous papers of the Pickwick Club; some new bibliographical discoveries

George William Davis

The posthumous papers of the Pickwick Club; some new bibliographical discoveries

by George William Davis

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Published by Haskell House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1928 ed.

    Statementby George W. Davis. London, Marks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4569 .D35 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5284476M
    ISBN 10083831533X
    LC Control Number72003167
    OCLC/WorldCa314306

    THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB. CHAPTER I THE PICKWICKIANS. The first ray of light which illumines the gloom, and converts into a dazzling brilliancy that obscurity in which the earlier history of the public career of the immortal Pickwick would appear to be involved, is derived from the perusal of the following entry in the Transactions of the Pickwick Club. The first ray of light which illumines the gloom, and converts into a dazzling brilliancy that obscurity in which the earlier history of the public career of the immortal Pickwick would appear to be involved, is derived from the perusal of the following entry in the Transactions of the Pickwick Club, which the editor of these papers feels the highest pleasure in laying before his readers, .

    Page - Pickwick, who comes before you to-day with his heartless tomata sauce and warming-pans — Pickwick still rears his head with unblushing effrontery, and gazes without a sigh on the ruin he has made. Damages, gentlemen — heavy damages is the only punishment with which you can visit him ; the only recompence you can award to my client. The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club was the first novel produced by the seminal English author Charles Dickens. Originally published as a serial, it is a series of semi-related adventures based around Samuel Pickwick, a benevolent and moneyed old gentleman who founded the Pickwick Club.5/5(1).

    HANDSOMELY BOUND AND EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED FIRST EDITION OF THE PICKWICK PAPERS. DICKENS, Charles. The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. London: Chapman & Hall, Thick octavo, early 20th-century full green morocco gilt, raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. $ Dickens's novels were initially serialised in weekly and monthly magazines, then reprinted in standard book formats. The Pickwick Papers (The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club; monthly serial, April to November )[].


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1 (of 2) Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction Subject: Humorous stories Subject: England -- Fiction Subject: Men -- Societies and clubs -- Fiction Subject: Male friendship -- Fiction.