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Dombey and son

Author: Charles Dickens; Hablot Knight Browne; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: London : Bradbury and Evans, 1848.
Series: Historical bibliography collection. 19th century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mr Dombey, the rich, proud head of a shipping house has just been presented with a son and heir, Paul, when his wife dies. The father's love and ambition are centred in the boy, to the neglect of his devoted daughter. Paul's death rocks the family and Dombey appears to be losing everything. However, when the firm faces ruin, and Dombey's second marriage ends in disaster, it is his devoted daughter Florence, unloved  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Engraved title pages
Gilt edges (gathered matter components)
Goatskin bindings
Goatskin half bindings
Gold-tooled bindings (gathered matter components)
Marbled edges (gathered matter components)
Marbled papers
Signed bindings
Novels
Fiction
Marbled calf bindings (Binding)
Octavo
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
Dombey and son.
London : Bradbury and Evans, 1848
(OCoLC)793582142
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; Hablot Knight Browne; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 1133664584
Notes: Added t.p., engr.: Dealings with the firm of Dombey and son, wholesale, retail and for exportation.
The first edition complete in one volume. Previously issued in twenty monthly parts.
Description: xvi, pages, 1 leaf, 624 pages : frontispiece, plates ; 22 cm
Series Title: Historical bibliography collection. 19th century.
Responsibility: by Charles Dickens ; with illustrations by H.K. Browne.

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Mr Dombey, the rich, proud head of a shipping house has just been presented with a son and heir, Paul, when his wife dies. The father's love and ambition are centred in the boy, to the neglect of his devoted daughter. Paul's death rocks the family and Dombey appears to be losing everything. However, when the firm faces ruin, and Dombey's second marriage ends in disaster, it is his devoted daughter Florence, unloved and neglected, who comes to his aid.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/3490#Place\/england<\/a>> # England.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"England.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"England<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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