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Jane Eyre : an autobiography

Author: Charlotte Brontë; Smith, Elder, and Co.,; Stewart and Murray (Firm),
Publisher: London : Smith, Elder, and Co., Cornhill, 1847
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English

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Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.
Jane Eyre.
London : Smith, Elder, and Co., Cornhill, 1847 (London : Stewart & Murray, Old Bailey)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Brontë; Smith, Elder, and Co.,; Stewart and Murray (Firm),
OCLC Number: 3163777
Notes: First edition of the author's first published novel.
On title page editor's name precedes "In three volumes."
Printer's name from title page verso and colophon.
In each volume the title-page is preceded by a half-title reading "Jane Eyre. Vol. I[-III]."
Currer Bell is the pseudonym of Charlotte Brontë.
First ed. Cf. Sadleir.
Errors in paging: vol. 3, p. 32 and 225 incorrectly numbered 23 and 252 respectively.
Volume 1 includes 32-page publisher's catalog at end, dated Oct. 1847, preceded by inset fly-title dated June 1847, and followed by 1 leaf of thicker paper advertising the Calcutta review.
Signatures: Vol. 1: [A]² B-U⁸ -- Vol. 2: [A]² B-U⁸ -- Vol. 3: [A]² B-U⁸ X⁴.
UVa Library copy: Without the 32 p. publisher's advertisements at end of vol. 1. Binding: In original brown cloth, covers decorated in blind with triple line border enclosing decorative trellis-like border. Spines ruled and decorated in blind, and ruled, numbered, and lettered in gilt; cream-colored end papers. Each volume housed in a snap-closure, green cloth covered box.
Description: 3 v. ([4], 304, 32; [4], 304; [4], 311, [1] p.) ; 21 cm (8vo)
Responsibility: edited by Currer Bell ; in three volumes.


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