Household Words, Volume XII (12), August 1855 - January 1856.


Re-issue: Ward, Lock & Tyler, nd (c1870). Contains short stories including: A Wife's Story & The Sisters by Emily JOLLY, Winifred's Vow & Sentiment and Action by Eliza Lynn LINTON, Half a Life-Time Ago by Elizabeth GASKELL, Blobbs of Wadham by James PAYN. Articles include: The Great Baby, Our Commission, The Worthy Magistrate, Out of Town & A Slight Depreciation of the Currency by Charles DICKENS, On the Downs, School-Girls, Another Tight Little Island, Lodgings, Miss Davies, The Railway Companion & Our Shakespeare by James PAYN, The Accursed Race by Elizabeth GASKELL, Disputed Identity by Geraldine JEWSBURY, The Cruise of the Tomtit by Wilkie COLLINS. Extra Christmas Number for 1855: The Holly-Tree Inn, by Charles DICKENS, Wilkie COLLINS, William HOWITT, Adelaide PROCTOR, and Harriet PARR. Original crimson cloth on bevelled boards with blindstamped borders, lettered in gilt on spine; cream endpapers. Faintly marked on board edges, otherwise very good. A rare instance of a periodical being reissued; the Ward, Lock & Tyler edition is considerably less common than the original Bradbury & Evans version. A heavy volume which will require additional postage outside the UK.

Title: Household Words, Volume XII (12), August 1855 - January 1856.

Author Name: Various Authors: Emily Jolly, Eliza Lynn Linton, Elizabeth Gaskell, James Payn, Charles Dickens etc.

Categories: Periodicals,

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Tyler: 1870

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 94018