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The Resource The travels of Lemuel Gulliver, by Jonathan Swift; with an introduction by Shane Leslie and illustrations by Alexander King

The travels of Lemuel Gulliver, by Jonathan Swift; with an introduction by Shane Leslie and illustrations by Alexander King

Label
The travels of Lemuel Gulliver
Title
The travels of Lemuel Gulliver
Statement of responsibility
by Jonathan Swift; with an introduction by Shane Leslie and illustrations by Alexander King
Creator
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Illustrator
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • 1
  • no. 1
Citation source
  • Newman, R.G. Great and good books
  • Limited Editions Club. Bibliography of the fine books published by the Limited Editions Club, 1929-1985
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1667-1745
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Swift, Jonathan
Dewey number
827.52
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3724
LC item number
.G7 1929
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1971
  • 1900-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leslie, Shane
  • King, Alexander
  • Limited Editions Club
  • Norman T.A. Munder & Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gulliver, Lemuel
  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Travelers
Label
The travels of Lemuel Gulliver, by Jonathan Swift; with an introduction by Shane Leslie and illustrations by Alexander King
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is intended to contain the full text of Gulliver's travels as Jonathan Swift originally wrote it. The first edition printed by Motte in 1726, has been followed. But Motte had wrought many changes, and made many mistakes. The Dean himself corrected most of these upon the pages of a copy owned by his friend Charles Ford. All of these corrections are here made"--p. [1]
  • Issued as number 1 of series 1. See: Limited Editions Club bibliography
  • "Of this edition ... fifteen hundred copies have been printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club by Norman T.A. Munder & Company of Baltimore, with the illustrations by Alexander King"--Colophon
  • In slipcase, as issued
  • In slipcase, as issued
  • Printed in black with rust rules and initial capitals; illustrations also in black and rust
  • Title vignette
  • Quarter bound in calf with blind stamping; linen over boards; maps on endpapers; in case, paper over boards
  • Maps on lining-papers
Bar code
  • 31223901999822
  • 31223902352104
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
x, 293 pages
Lccn
31006128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Special Collections copy signed by Alexander King.
  • Special Collections has no. 132 and 218.
  • Special Collections Grabhorn TYP REF copy shelved with Munder, Norman T.A.
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
Label
The travels of Lemuel Gulliver, by Jonathan Swift; with an introduction by Shane Leslie and illustrations by Alexander King
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is intended to contain the full text of Gulliver's travels as Jonathan Swift originally wrote it. The first edition printed by Motte in 1726, has been followed. But Motte had wrought many changes, and made many mistakes. The Dean himself corrected most of these upon the pages of a copy owned by his friend Charles Ford. All of these corrections are here made"--p. [1]
  • Issued as number 1 of series 1. See: Limited Editions Club bibliography
  • "Of this edition ... fifteen hundred copies have been printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club by Norman T.A. Munder & Company of Baltimore, with the illustrations by Alexander King"--Colophon
  • In slipcase, as issued
  • In slipcase, as issued
  • Printed in black with rust rules and initial capitals; illustrations also in black and rust
  • Title vignette
  • Quarter bound in calf with blind stamping; linen over boards; maps on endpapers; in case, paper over boards
  • Maps on lining-papers
Bar code
  • 31223901999822
  • 31223902352104
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
x, 293 pages
Lccn
31006128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Special Collections copy signed by Alexander King.
  • Special Collections has no. 132 and 218.
  • Special Collections Grabhorn TYP REF copy shelved with Munder, Norman T.A.
Other physical details
color illustrations, map

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