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Dombey And Son

£6.99

Product description

Hazell, Watson & Viney edition in red boards with embossed design to front and gilt titles to spine. Undated but style and research suggest mid 20th century.

Dombey and Son is a novel by Charles Dickens, published in monthly parts from 1 October 1846 to 1 April 1848 and in one volume in 1848. Its full title is Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son: Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation. Dickens started writing the book in Lausanne, Switzerland, before returning to England, via Paris, to complete it. Illustrations were provided by Hablot Knight Browne ('Phiz').

There is some concern with the railways and the novel's conception, and writing, belong to the years of the railway boom, 1844–47. The sea, meanwhile, becomes the image of things of 'an older fashion yet', 'the dark and unknown ... that rolls round all the world.'

Excellent pages, some edge and board wear.

Item details

Author(s):
Dickens, Charles
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
c1940
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
701
Publisher:
Hazell, Watson & Viney

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Hazell, Watson & Viney edition in red boards with embossed design to front and gilt titles to spine. Undated but style and research suggest mid 20th century.

Dombey and Son is a novel by Charles Dickens, published in monthly parts from 1 October 1846 to 1 April 1848 and in one volume in 1848. Its full title is Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son: Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation. Dickens started writing the book in Lausanne, Switzerland, before returning to England, via Paris, to complete it. Illustrations were provided by Hablot Knight Browne ('Phiz').

There is some concern with the railways and the novel's conception, and writing, belong to the years of the railway boom, 1844–47. The sea, meanwhile, becomes the image of things of 'an older fashion yet', 'the dark and unknown ... that rolls round all the world.'

Excellent pages, some edge and board wear.

Author(s):
Dickens, Charles
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
c1940
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
701
Publisher:
Hazell, Watson & Viney

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