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Title
Oliver asking for more.
Names
Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) (Illustrator)
Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) (Author)
Collection

Oliver Twist, or, The parish boy's progress

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1838.
Place: London
Publisher: Richard Bentley
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEM C955dic (Dickens C. Oliver Twist)
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: "In three volumes."
Content: Binding: Publisher's brown cloth, blind-stamped and gilt; yellow endpapers. For binding variants, cf. Podeschi. Without publisher's name on spine, "a mark of the earliestissue"--Carr.
Content: Illustrations: 24 prints : etching ; full-page. Signed: George Cruikshank. Final plate in v. 3 shows the "fireside" scene, "usually taken as a feature of early issue"--Podeschi.
Content: List of plates: v. 1, p. [5] (1st group) (not present in earliest issues; cf. Eckel).
Content: Provenance (Arents copy): J.F. Starkey (autograph in v. 1;armorial bookplate in v. 1-3).
Content: Publisher's advertisements: v. 1, p. [2] (1st group), [333-336]; v. 2, p. [2] (1st group); v. 3: p. [1-2] (1st group).
Content: Serialized in Bentley's miscellany, Feb. 1837-Mar. 1839.
Content: Vol. 1: [5], 331, [5] p., [9] leaves of plates; v. 2: [4],307 p., [7] leaves of plates; v. 3: [4], 315 p., [8] leaves of plates.
Content: "London: Printed by Samuel Bentley, Dorset Street, Fleet Street"--T.p. verso, v. 1; colophon, v. 1 and 3. "Whiting,Beaufort House"--T.p. verso, v. 2-3; "Whiting, Beaufort House, Strand"--Colophon, v. 2.
Ownership: J. F. Starkey
Statement of responsibility: by "Boz."
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 1 print : etching.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14866649
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1e849960-c604-012f-5108-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1838: Issued
  • 1878: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Oliver asking for more." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1838.. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/90dab749-9df7-11dd-e040-e00a18062aad

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Oliver asking for more." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/90dab749-9df7-11dd-e040-e00a18062aad

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1838.). Oliver asking for more. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/90dab749-9df7-11dd-e040-e00a18062aad

Wikipedia Citation

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Oliver asking for more.