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System Number: 11808
Date: [29 January 1879][1]
Author: Chatto and Windus[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: [JW]
Place: [London]
Repository: University of Reading Library, Reading
Call Number: Archives and Manuscripts Collection
Document Type: PD/Ms


241

Whistler's Art & Art Critics

DATE. NO. PRINTED. PRINTED BY PAPER. NO. OF FORMES, SHEETS, OR WORKINGS.
NO. OF REAMS. SIZE & COLOUR. WEIGHT. PRICE. STATIONER.
Dec. 30/78 500 (1st) Spots[3]. 5/8 Imp[eria]l. h. m. Laid 44 48/- [S. W.?] & 32 sh[4]. dble. Impl. Cap. 140. 38/6.
Jan. 3/79 500 (2nd)   do.   Paper as before        
Jan. 8/79 500 (3rd)   do.   Paper as before        
Jan. 11/79 500 (4th)   do.   Paper as before        
[tick] 14/- 750 (5th & 6th)   do.     do.        
[tick] 29/- 500 (7th)   do. 5/8 Impl. Laid [illegible] 65 xx 88/6 [S. W.?] & cover paper

 

[left hand columns:]

COST. £ S. D.
COPYRIGHT      
[2 day of?] COMPOSITION [illegible] 500 3 6 -
[remainder of table left empty, printed details not transcribed for 16 rows]      

 

[central columns:]

COST OF REPRINT. £ S. D.
COPYRIGHT 500 1 10 -
COMPOSITION 500 1 10 -
 —  500 1 10 -
CORRECTIONS 750 2 1 -
SMALL TYPE, &C. 500 1 10 -
[remainder of table left empty, printed details not transcribed for 14 rows]      

 

[right hand columns:]

DISPOSITION OF PLANT. REMARKS.
STANDING TYPE  
MOULDS  
STEREOS  
ELECTROS  
COVER BLOCKS  
ILLUSTRATIONS:  
WOOD 1 Spots. & a cast.  
STEEL  
COPPER  
STONE  

 

DISTRIBUTION OF STOCK.

[left hand columns:]

PRINTER.
ORDERED. DELIVERED.
DATE NO. NAME. DATE. NO. TO WHOM.
Dec. 30/79 1878[5] 500 Spots. & do. a/c    
Jan. 3/79 500   do.   do.    
Jan. 8/79 500   do.   do.    
Jan. 11/79 500   do.   do.    
- 14/- 750   do.   do.    
- 29/- 500   do.   do.    
  3250        

 

[right hand columns, headed 'BINDER.', have been left blank and therefore not transcribed]


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Notes:

1.  [29 January 1879]
Dated from the last date of the account.

2.  Chatto and Windus
Publishers of Whistler, James McNeill, Whistler v. Ruskin: Art and Art Critics, London, 1878.

3.  Spots
Spottiswoode.

4.  32 sh
i.e. 32 sheets, double, Imperial.

5.  1878
The date has been emended: '79' is circled and connected by a line to the addition '1878', which has the '8' double underlined.