British Fiction, 18001829

MATURIN, Charles Robert. Melmoth The Wanderer (1820)

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Morning Chronicle

Mon, 11 Dec 1820. (1.5.12).
‘[Books published this day]’. 4v 12mo.  1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Women; Fredolpho; Sermons]

Wed, 13 Dec 1820. (2.1.8).
‘[Books published this day]’. 4v 12mo.  1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Women; Fredolpho; Sermons]

Mon, 26 Feb 1821. (2.2.14).
‘[Books published this day]’. 4v 12mo.  1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: ‘If we had room for another laudatory quotation we should select the final scene, the fate of the wanderer–but perhaps we should only be taking something from the general interest of the work, and in that case frustrate our own intention, which has been to recommend it, with the exceptions and draw-backs that we have been in duty bound to specify, to the favourable notice of the novel reader of mature growth and understanding who can discern and foster its claims to praise, while he detects its faults, and feels them only to avoid them’. Monthly Review, Jan 1821. [also: lately published by the same author: Women, or Pour et Contre; Fredolfo; Sermons]

Fri, 24 Aug 1821. (1.5.10).
‘[Books published this day]’. 4v 12mo.  1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: ‘If we had room for another laudatory quotation we should select the final scene, the fate of the wanderer–but perhaps we should only be taking something from the general interest of the work, and in that case frustrate our own intention, which has been to recommend it, with the exceptions and draw-backs that we have been in duty bound to specify, to the favourable notice of the novel reader of mature growth and understanding who can discern and foster its claims to praise, while he detects its faults, and feels them only to avoid them’. Monthly Review, Jan 1821. [also: lately published by the same author: Women, or Pour et Contre; Fredolfo; Sermons]

 

Star

Sat, 11 Nov 1820. (1.2.2).
‘This day was published’. 4v 12mo.  1. 8s.
Notes: [also: Women, or Pour et Contre; and other works by Maturin]

Tue, 28 Nov 1820. (1.1.3).
‘This day was published’. 4v 12mo.  1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: Women, or Pour et Contre; and other works by Maturin]

Wed, 4 Apr 1821. (1.2.6).
‘This day was published. 2nd edn’. 4v 12mo.  1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: ‘If we had room for another laudatory quotation we should select the final scene, the fate of the wanderer–but perhaps we should only be taking something from the general interest of the work, and in that case frustrate our own intention, which has been to recommend it, with the exceptions and draw-backs that we have been in duty bound to specify, to the favourable notice of the novel reader of mature growth and understanding who can discern and foster its claims to praise, while he detects its faults, and feels them only to avoid them’. Monthly Review, Jan 1821. [also: lately published: Woman, or Pour et Contre; and other works by Maturin]

 

Edinburgh Evening Courant

Thu, 26 Oct 1820. (1.4.2).
‘This day was published’. 4v 12mo.  £1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Women; Fredolfo; Sermons]. Maturin is not named as the author of the other works but the author of the Sermons is given as the Rev. C. R. Maturin, Curate of St. Peter’s, Dublin.

Mon, 6 Nov 1820. (1.3.2).
‘This day was published’. 4v 12mo.  £1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Women; Fredolfo; Sermons]. Maturin is not named as the author of the other works but the author of the Sermons is given as the Rev. C. R. Maturin, Curate of St. Peter’s, Dublin.

Mon, 4 Dec 1820. (1.4.3).
‘This day was published’. 4v 12mo.  £1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Women; Fredolfo; Sermons]. Maturin is not named as the author of the other works but the author of the Sermons is given as the Rev. C. R. Maturin, Curate of St. Peter’s, Dublin.

Mon, 19 Feb 1821. (1.4.1).
‘This day was published’. 4v 12mo.  £1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Women; Fredolfo; Sermons]. Maturin is not named as the author of the other works but the author of the Sermons is given as the Rev. C. R. Maturin, Curate of St. Peter’s, Dublin.

Mon, 12 Mar 1821. (1.3.1).
‘This day was published’. 4v 12mo.  £1. 8s. Boards.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Women; Fredolfo; Sermons]. Maturin is not named as the author of the other works but the author of the Sermons is given as the Rev. C. R. Maturin, Curate of St. Peter’s, Dublin.

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