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Villette / by Currer Bell ...: PB 35-2021

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Villette / by Currer Bell ...


Author: Bronte, Charlotte
Publisher: Smith, Elder, and Co
Bookbinder: Westleys & Co.



3 v ; 21cm (8vo).

"by Currer Bell ...
Published pseudonymously. By Charlotte Brontë.
Provenance: presented by Professor Sir Clifford Allbutt M.D., F.R.S. April 1918 (label). Thomas Clifford Allbutt MA MD CANTAB FRS Carr Manor Meanwood (bkpl.). Ms. note by Sydney Cockerell. Ms. inscr. on front free e.p. of vol. 1: 'Miss Wooler from her affectionate pupil C Brontë ... London Jany. 27 1853'. With cutting from Myers & Co. sales cat. (Jan. 1936) & a portrait of C. Brontë.
Binding: by Westleys & Co. (ticket). Brown cloth (19th century); g. lettering. Vols. 1 & 2: blind stamped; spine blind stamped.

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1918-04) by Allbutt, Thomas Clifford


Production date: AD 1853 : London : Smith, Elder & Co. ... (pr. by Stewart and Murray ... ), 1853.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 35-2021
Primary reference Number: 307948
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Created: Monday 21 February 2022 Updated: Monday 21 February 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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