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The wonderful history of Peter Schlemihl

Author: Adelbert von Chamisso; William Howitt
Publisher: London : Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, Paternoster Row, 1843
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : Original-editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Engraved frontispieces (illustrations)
Children's books
Fables
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adelbert von Chamisso; William Howitt
OCLC Number: 9724938
Language Note: English and German text on facing pages.
Notes: English and German text on facing pages.
Title-page and text printed within decorative border.
Engravings: frontispiece, illustrated plates; have guardsheets. Frontispiece, color engraving in black and sepia, is a facsimile of the title page of the 5th German edition: Peter Schlemihl's wundersame Geshichte.
Translator's preface dated January 10th 1843.
Advertisement on verso of half-title.
Printing error: page 241 misnumbered 41.
Cf. Gumuchian, 1538.
Description: xv, [1], 281, [3] pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 15 cm
Other Titles: Peter Schlemihls wundersame Geschichte.
Peter Schlemihl
Responsibility: by Adelbert von Chamisso ; translated by William Howitt ; with six illustrations.

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