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Aurora Leigh

Collection Data

Names
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861 (Author)
Smith, Elder, and Co. (Publisher)
Browning, Robert, 1812-1889 (Inscriber)
Walpole, Hugh, Sir, 1884-1941 (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1888
Place: London
Publisher: Smith, Elder & Co.
Edition: Twenty-first edition
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Browning, E. B. Aurora Leigh)
Genres
Books
Notes
Ownership: Presentation copy from Robert Browning to Miss Arnold, a daughter of Matthew Arnold; with Browning's ink inscription on the front fly-leaf ("Miss Arnold - with the best wishes and affectionate regards of Robert Browning. June 5 '89").
Content: Printer's imprint: "Printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square, London."
Content: Illustration: Engraved frontispiece portrait of E. B. Browning, by T. O. Barlow, from a photograph by Macaire, Havre, Sept. 1858.
Physical Description
Extent: [8], 403, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
With the armorial bookplate and book label of Hugh Walpole; bound in contemporary tan polished calf, brown morocco label, gold and blue flower decoration on spine; t.e.g, marbled endpapers.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15434983
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG02-B2312
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d4909390-0f8d-0133-b548-58d385a7b928
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