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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent. No. I[-VII] : [Three lines from Burton].

Author: Washington Irving
Publisher: New-York: : Printed by C.S. Van Winkle, no. 101 Greenwich-Street., 1819[-1820].
Series: Early American imprints., Second series ;, no. 48355.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Fiction : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Travel literature
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Washington Irving
OCLC Number: 1090970992
Notes: Issued in seven numbered parts, each with separate title page and printed wrappers. Parts 1-5 are dated 1819, parts 6-7, 1820. Of parts 1, 6, and 7, two different settings of type exist. For parts 2 and 3, variations in the printed wrappers exist. In part 3, two states of gathering 32 (BAL states A and B) are noted. For a full discussion of the variants, see BAL, on which this description is based.
BAL notes a report of a variant of part 2 without the copyright statement on verso of title page, but states "No copy so distinguished has been seen by BAL." A copy without the copyright statement is held by the American Antiquarian Society.
In some copies of part 2, a notice concerning unauthorized reprinting is inserted; of this notice at least two settings exist.
In some copies of each setting of part 7, a leaf of advertisements has been inserted.
The seven parts copyright by C.S. Van Winkle May 15, July 26, Aug. 11, Oct. 12, Dec. 16, 1819; Feb. 10, Aug. 12, 1820 respectively.
Part 1: iv, [1], 6-94 p.; part 2: [5], 102-169, [1] p.; part 3: [5], 176-210, 203-242 p.; part 4: [5], 248-302, [3], 304-335, [1] p.; part 5: [5], 342-443, [1] p.; part 6: 120 p.; part 7: 123, [1] p. Last page of parts 2, 4, and 5 blank.
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985-1993]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 48355).
Description: 7 parts ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Early American imprints., Second series ;, no. 48355.

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