Victorian Novelists and Publishers.
The University of Chicago Press, 1976. 8vo (8.75 x 5.5 in.), 251 pp. Blue cloth, backstrip titled in gilt. Dustjacket with one inch tear to top of spine panel, else very good overall. The history and market context of novel publishing 1830-1870 with dedicated chapters on Thackereys Henry Esmond, Charles Kingsleys Westward Ho!, Trollope, Lever and Ainsworth, Dickens, Eliots Middlemarch and Thomas Hardy.
(Item Id: 107444)