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Jude the obscure: PB 229-2003

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Jude the obscure


Author: Hardy, Thomas (writer)
Contributor: Bayley, John (unidentified)
Illustrator: Parker, Agnes Miller
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Printer: Spiral Press
Designer: Dreyfus, John



By Thomas Hardy ; with an introduction by John Bayley and wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker.

Xxi,427 p ; 25 cm

Place(s) associated

  • New York

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1969


"This edition ... has been designed by John Dreyfus. Fifteen hundred copies have been printed by The Spiral Press, New York for the members of The Limited Editions Club ..."--Colophon. Quarter bound in gold-stamped morocco leather with green paper sides. Issued in slipcase (green paper over card).

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 229-2003
Primary reference Number: 95752
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 17 August 2012 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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