British Fiction, 18001829

EDGEWORTH, Maria. Tales Of Fashionable Life (1809)

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Morning Chronicle

Sat, 22 Jul 1809. (2.1.12).
‘[Books published this day]’. 3v 12mo.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Parent’s Assistant; Moral Tales; Popular Tales; Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Letters for Literary Ladies; Castle Rackrent; Essay on Irish Bulls]

Tue, 8 Aug 1809. (2.1.2).
‘[Books published this day]’. 3v 12mo.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Parent’s Assistant; Moral Tales; Popular Tales; Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Letters for Literary Ladies; Castle Rackrent; Essay on Irish Bulls]

Thu, 17 Aug 1809. (2.1.6).
‘[Books published this day]’. 3v 12mo.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Parent’s Assistant; Moral Tales; Popular Tales; Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Letters for Literary Ladies; Castle Rackrent; Essay on Irish Bulls]

Fri, 22 May 1812. (3.4.6).
‘Miss EDGEWORTH’S NEW WORK. On the 1st of June the 4th, 5th and 6th Volumes’.
Notes: [Books published this day] [also: first 3 vols and all Miss Edgeworth’s other works]

Mon, 25 May 1812. (2.2.15).
‘Miss EDGEWORTH’S NEW WORK. On the 1st of June the 4th, 5th and 6th Volumes’.
Notes: [Books published this day] [also: first 3 vols and all Miss Edgeworth’s other works]

Fri, 31 Jul 1812. (2.1.10).
‘Miss EDGEWORTH’S NEW WORK. On the 1st of June the 4th, 5th and 6th Volumes’. one guinea.
Notes: 2nd edn. [Books published this day] [also: first vols and all Mr and Miss Edgeworth’s other works]

Thu, 22 Oct 1812. (1.4.8).
‘EDGEWORTH’S FASHIONABLE TALES’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 3rd edn of 4th 5th and 6th vols. [Books published this day] [also first 3 vols and all the other publications of Mr and Miss Edgeworth]

Sat, 24 Oct 1812. (1.4.3).
‘EDGEWORTH’S FASHIONABLE TALES’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 3rd edn of 4th 5th and 6th vols. [Books published this day] [also first 3 vols and all the other publications of Mr and Miss Edgeworth]

Tue, 27 Oct 1812. (1.4.5).
‘EDGEWORTH’S FASHIONABLE TALES’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 3rd edn of 4th 5th and 6th vols. [Books published this day] [also first 3 vols and all the other publications of Mr and Miss Edgeworth]

Thu, 29 Oct 1812. (1.4.10).
‘EDGEWORTH’S FASHIONABLE TALES’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 3rd edn of 4th 5th and 6th vols. [Books published this day] [also first 3 vols and all the other publications of Mr and Miss Edgeworth]

Sat, 17 Apr 1813. (2.4.11).
‘The Third Edition’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 4th, 5th, 6th vols. [Books published this day] [also: by the same author: 4th edn of first 3 vols; Popular Tales; Moral Tales; Parent’s Assistant; Castle Rackrent; Essay on Irish Bulls; Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Explanations of Poetry; Early Lessons; Essays on Practical Education; Professional Education]

Fri, 16 Jul 1813. (2.1.3).
‘The Third Edition’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 4th, 5th, 6th vols. [Books published this day] [also: by the same author: 4th edn of first 3 vols; Popular Tales; Moral Tales; Parent’s Assistant; Castle Rackrent; Essay on Irish Bulls; Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Explanations of Poetry; Early Lessons; Essays on Practical Education; Professional Education]

Tue, 20 Jul 1813. (2.2.3).
‘The Third Edition’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 4th, 5th, 6th vols. [Books published this day] [also: by the same author: 4th edn of first 3 vols; Popular Tales; Moral Tales; Parent’s Assistant; Castle Rackrent; Essay on Irish Bulls; Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Explanations of Poetry; Early Lessons; Essays on Practical Education; Professional Education]

 

Star

Thu, 18 May 1809. (1.3.5).
‘In a few days will be published’. 3v 12mo.
Notes: [also: by the same author: Parent’s Assistant, Moral Tales, Popular Tales; Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Letters for Literary Ladies; Castle Rackrent; Irish Bulls]

Fri, 22 Dec 1809. (1.3.9).
‘MISS EDGEWORTH’S WORKS’.
Notes: ‘An Advertisement having just appeared, announcing the publication in a few days of TALES OF REAL LIFE; forming a sequel to the TALES OF FASHIONABLE LIFE, by Miss Edgeworth, it is become necessary, especially as this is not the first attempt to impose upon the public by assuming her name, to inform them that Miss Edgeworth has no design to publish any thing more in a short time, and that what has appeared, or may hereafter be published, bearing her name, which is not printed by her bookseller, J. Johnson, in St. Paul’s Churchyard, is spurious’. [with list of Edgeworth’s fiction and non-fiction appended]

Mon, 18 May 1812. (1.2.4).
‘MISS EDGEWORTH’S NEW WORK. On the 1st of June will be published’.
Notes: 4, 5, 6th Vols. [also: first 3 Vols of the same.]

Tue, 26 May 1812. (1.2.3).
‘MISS EDGEWORTH’S NEW WORK. On the 1st of June will be published’.
Notes: 4, 5, 6th Vols. [also: first 3 Vols of the same.]

Tue, 21 Jul 1812. (1.2.10).
‘MISS EDGEWORTH’S TALES. This day was published’. One guinea.
Notes: 2nd edn of 4, 5, 6th Vols. [also: first 3 Vols of the same.]

Fri, 24 Jul 1812. (1.1.9).
‘MISS EDGEWORTH’S TALES. This day was published’. One guinea.
Notes: 2nd edn of 4, 5, 6th Vols. [also: first 3 Vols of the same.]

Thu, 22 Oct 1812. (1.2.2).
‘EDGEWORTH’S FASHIONABLE TALES. This day was published’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 2nd edn of 4, 5, 6th Vols. [also: first 3 Vols of the same.]

Wed, 28 Oct 1812. (1.3.1).
‘EDGEWORTH’S FASHIONABLE TALES. This day was published’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: 3rd edn of 4, 5, 6th Vols. [also: first 3 Vols of the same.]

 

Edinburgh Evening Courant

Sat, 27 May 1809. (3.5.2).
‘Daily expected by the Mail Coach, Edgeworth’s Tales of Fashionable Life’. 3v 12mo.
Notes: ‘Uniform with the Popular Tales’; printed for J. Johnson, London; and sold by J. Thomson, jun. & Co.

Thu, 1 Jun 1809. (3.5.6).
‘ARRIVED THIS DAY BY THE MAIL, Sold by J. Thomson, jun. & Co’. 3v  19s. 6d. Boards.

Thu, 8 Jun 1809. (3.5.1).
‘MISS EDGEWORTH’S NEW WORK, By the Mail Coach, Sold by J. Thomson, jun. & Co’. 3v 12mo. 19s. 6d. Boards.
Notes: [also: Parent’s Assistant, Moral Tales, Popular Tales, Belinda; Leonora; Modern Griselda; Letters for Literary Ladies; Castle Rackrent; Essay on Irish Bulls and Professional Education (’speedily will be published’)]

Mon, 19 Jun 1809. (1.1.1).
‘MISS EDGEWORTH’S NEW WORK. Just published, and to be had of W. Arnot & Co’. 3v 12mo. 18s. Boards.
Notes: Johnson’s name not given: this is likely an adv. placed by the bookseller rather than publisher. [also: Nubilia and Coelebs in Search of a Wife]

Sat, 20 Jun 1812. (1.3.9).
‘EDGEWORTH’S TALES OF FASHIONABLE LIFE, vols IV, V and VI...Are this day published’. 21s. Boards.
Notes: Johnson’s name not given; Tales ‘Are this day published, and sold by John Thomson, Junior, and Co, 9 Hunter Square’: this is likely an adv. placed by the bookseller rather than publisher.

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