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Bleak House

Author: Charles DickensFrederick BarnardGeorge Everest, MrsChapman and Hall,Dalziel Brothers,All authors
Publisher: London : Chapman and Hall, 193, Piccadilly, London : Printed by Virtue and Co., Limited, City Road, [1873] [1873]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Household editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Bleak House follows the fortunes and relationships of three characters whose fates are tied to the obscure inheritance case of Jarndyce v. Jarndyce, which is tied up in endless litigation. While many deserving and undeserving claim the inheritance, it is ironically being devoured in legal costs.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Legal fiction (Literature)
Bindings
Cloth case bindings
Edition bindings)
Illustrated books
Novels
Panel stamp bindings
Wood engravings)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
Bleak house.
London : Chapman and Hall, [1873]
(OCoLC)894819293
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; Frederick Barnard; George Everest, Mrs; Chapman and Hall,; Dalziel Brothers,; J.S. Virtue and Co.,; National Art Library (Great Britain). Harrod Collection.
OCLC Number: 1008285085
Notes: Copy [B] part of the Harrod Collection.
Copy [B] with ownership inscription of Mrs George Everest, 25 March 1875.
Cuts (excl. 1 on title page) incl. 3 plates by the brothers Dalziel, and cover.
On cover: The works of Charles Dickens. Household edition. Bleak House. London, Chapman & Hall, 193, Piccadilly.
Printer statement at foot, p. 440.
Publisher's binding of green cloth, emblematic; floral and geometric ornaments stamped in black, lettering and human figures gilt-stamped; back cover blind-stamped; yellow end papers.
Description: xi, [1], 440 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Responsibility: by Charles Dickens ; with sixty-one illustrations by F. Barnard.

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Bleak House follows the fortunes and relationships of three characters whose fates are tied to the obscure inheritance case of Jarndyce v. Jarndyce, which is tied up in endless litigation. While many deserving and undeserving claim the inheritance, it is ironically being devoured in legal costs.

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