VICTORIAN YELLOWBACKS & PAPERBACKS, 1849-1905. VOLUME VIII, SIMPKIN, MARSHALL & CO., J.W. ARROWSMITH, RICHARDS BENTLEY, WARD & DOWNEY , AND JAMES BLACKWOOD.

VOLUME VIII

  • Denver: Hermitage Antiquarian Bookshop, 2005.
  • thick 8vo.
  • cloth, dust jacket
  • xii, 480, pages
  • ISBN: 0963392077

Price: $150.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 79829

First edition limited to 500 copies. Volume VIII in what will be a multi-volume bibliography of over twenty-five publishers of Victorian yellowbacks and paperbacks. An expansion of the work of Michael Sadleir and the catalogue of the Robert Wolf collection, this series represents the first comprehensive study of this important literary genre. Arranged chronologically by publisher, each numbered entry includes information on the first English and first American editions along with other important editions. With a history of each publisher, 28 pages in color, and title, author, and series indexes.