British Fiction, 18001829

MURRAY, Hugh. Swiss Emigrants, The (1804)

Publishing Papers

Ledger Entries:

Impression Book Entry, Longman & Co.
Dec 1803.
The impression consisted of 750 copies. The printer was Nathaniel Biggs.
To advertising: 20. 0. 0.
Source: Longman Impression Book No. 2, fol. 95v.

Divide Ledger Entry, Longman & Co.
19 Oct 1804. To pd Mr Murray p[er] T. N. L[ongman]: 10. 0. 0.
12 July 1806. 1 copy bds to Mr Murray by Mr Anderson: 0. 2. 8.
[Note written on ledger entry: ‘our own book’].
Source: Longman Joint Commission and Divide Ledger CD, p. 178.
Notes: Ledger also lists details of carriage costs (0. 6. 9).

Impression Book Entry, Longman & Co.
Aug 1806.
The 2nd edn consisted of 500 copies. The printer was Pople.
To advertising: 22. 12. 0.
Oct 1807. To Cash presented to author by Mr Rees when at Edinb[urgh]: 10. 0. 0.
Source: Longman Impression Book No. 3, fol. 81v.

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