Charles Dilly


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Dedications Marianne Chambers
MC published by subscription through Dilly her only novel, He Deceives Himself. A Domestic Tale, dedicated to her godfather, Thomas Powell of Bristol.
British Library Catalogue.
Publishing Charlotte Smith
Her title-page bore her name and of Bignor Park, Sussex.
Hilbish, Florence. Charlotte Smith, Poet and Novelist. University of Pennsylvania Press.
The volume was dedicated to William Hayley , who, with Bryan Edwards , had helped her with the complicated and anxious business of reaching...
Publishing Elizabeth Sophia Tomlins
Though the publishers were Longman and Dilly , the printer was the firm of Baldwin , with which the Tomlins family had links.
Publishing Ellis Cornelia Knight
The full title is a long one: Marcus Flaminius; or a View of the Military, Political and Social Life of the Romans, in a Series of Letters from a Patrician to his Friend. (It...
Publishing Catharine Macaulay
CM published, with her name and through a different publisher, Dilly , a second edition of her Loose Remarks on Hobbes.
Critical Review. W. Simpkin and R. Marshall.
27 (1769): 224
Publishing Catharine Macaulay
CM published at Bath as well as through Dilly in London a pamphlet on the American situation: An Address to the People of England, Scotland, and Ireland, on the present Important Crisis of...
Publishing Catharine Macaulay
It was printed for the author, by J. Nourse . CM 's primary publisher for the first four volumes was Thomas Cadell . When she offered to sell him the entire copyright of the still...
Publishing Catharine Macaulay
The title signals her cutting back on her original design. This was the first volume she published with Dilly , to whom she sold the right to an octavo edition for nine hundred pounds, and...
Publishing Anna Miller
The next year Edward and Charles Dilly in London both re-issued the three-volume Dublin edition and published a second edition compressed into two volumes. This added marginal notes identifying places and artists, and a place...
Publishing Clara Reeve
Her publisher, Dilly , paid her £10 for the copyright.
Trainer, James, and Clara Reeve. “Introduction”. The Old English Baron, Oxford University Press.
In CR 's exaggeratedly humble preface she acknowledges her work to be the literary offspring of the Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole —whom...
Reception Anna Seward
Published by Dilly , it sold for a shilling. It is a somewhat nitpicking defence, which the reviewers in turn called puerile. The Critical argued that reviewers had been favourable on balance to AS ...
Textual Production Frances Sheridan
FS 's daughter Alicia Lefanu adapted Eugenia and Adelaide for the stage, and may have arranged its publication.
Sheridan, Frances. “Introduction”. Memoirs of Miss Sidney Bidulph, edited by Jean Coates Cleary et al., World’s Classics, Oxford University Press.
Eugenia and Adelaide. A Novel appeared anonymously from Dilly in 1791.
Critical Review. W. Simpkin and R. Marshall.
2d ser. 1 (1791): 469
Textual Production Catharine Macaulay
CM published volume five of her History of England through Edward and Charles Dilly , with a subtitle that reads From the Death of Charles I to the Restoration of Charles II .
Critical Review. W. Simpkin and R. Marshall.
31 (1771): 275
Textual Production Catharine Macaulay
CM published this pamphlet with her name, through Dilly . Burke's Thoughts on the Cause of the Present Discontents, issued in April in support of the government, went through four editions this year.
Critical Review. W. Simpkin and R. Marshall.
29 (1770): 310
Watson, George, and Ian Roy Wilson, editors. The New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature. Cambridge University Press, http://U of A, HSS Ruth N Flr 1 Ref.
Textual Production Lady Rachel Russell
The publisher Dilly issued Letters of Lady Rachel Russel, a selection of her less intimate letters. This marked her first appearance in print.
Critical Review. W. Simpkin and R. Marshall.
35 (1773): 381


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Reeve, Clara. The Two Mentors. Charles Dilly, 1783.
Tomlins, Elizabeth Sophia. Rosalind de Tracey. Charles Dilly, 1798.