David Allen : a village tale.
Bibliographic Citation:
David Allen : a village tale. London : Groombridge and Sons, Paternoster Row, [between 1845 and 1862]
Alternative Title:
Village tale
Groombridge and Sons, Paternoster Row, [between 1845 and 1862]
  • Approximate date established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870. p. 78
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, title-page vignette, text illustrations.
  • First sentence: "It was a fine spring evening on which a dozen or more village boys were playing and romping on the high road, just in front of the new house which Mr. Graham had built for himself."
  • Includes 6 woodcuts.
  • Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections: black & white frontispiece; title-page vignette; 5 cuts in text. 1 of 12 books in chapbook form, previously bound in book form. Adelphi Book Shop. Victoria, B.C. Dec/66. $2.00.
Physical Description:
text.chapbook.black and white, 12 x 8 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Prose Fiction
Digital Collection:
McGill Library's Chapbook Collection
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