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Notes

  • Most editions have dedication: To Father and Mother/ This book/ the fruit of so many weary years of separation/ is dedicated/ with the deepest love and reverence.
  • For a detailed outline of the editing, revision and publishing history of this work see the 'Introduction' to Recollections of Geoffry Hamlyn (Australian Academy Editions, 1997. Ed. Paul Eggert, Stanton Mellick and Patrick Morgan), particularly pp. l-lxx.

Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 1996 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Recollections of Geoffry Hamlyn (1996) : Introduction, J. S. D. Mellick , Patrick Morgan , Paul Eggert , single work criticism biography
Mellick, Morgan and Eggert offer an indispensable account of the composition, publication and reception of the novel in this introduction to their scholarly edition of Geoffry Hamlyn.
(p. xix-lxx)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire,
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      Macmillan ,
      1860 .
      Extent: xi, 433p.
      Edition info: 2nd. ed.
      Reprinted: 1864 3rd ed.
      Note/s:
      • Kingsley's revisions to the first edition did 'not amount to a thorough or extensive re-thinking of the novel' but were 'confined to adding footnotes and other light, often deft, touches to the wording here and there.' ('Introduction', Recollections of Geoffry Hamlyn, Australian Academy Editions, 1997, p.li).
    • London,
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      Chapman and Hall ,
      1872 .
      Extent: 433p.
      Reprinted: 1876 , 1873 Twice , 1879 , 1872 , 1878 Colophon: Printed 4-10-1877
    • Hobart, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania,: J. Walch , ca. 1890 .
      Extent: 433p.
    • London,
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      Melbourne, Victoria,: Ward, Lock and Bowden ,
      ca. 1893 .
      Extent: x, 433p.
      Reprinted: 1893
      Note/s:
      • Also issued in 1893 as a 'Special Australian edition' with an Australian crest surmounting a scroll entitled 'Advance Australia Fair' and floral decorations on the beginning and end pages. (Special Australian edition - Advance Australia"--Back cover)
    • Melbourne, Victoria,: E. W. Cole , ca. 1894 .
      Extent: 433p.
      Note/s:
      • 'Special Australian edition' with an Australian crest surmounting a scroll entitled 'Advance Australia Fair' and floral decorations on the beginning and end pages.('Coles special edition - Advance Australia'--Back cover)
      Series: Cole's Favourite Library series - publisher
    • Toronto, Ontario,
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      Wardlowe ,
      1894 .
      Extent: xxx, 468 p.p.
      Description: illus.
      Note/s:
      • 'With a memoir of Henry Kingsley by Clement Shorter.'
      • Sheets printed in England; distinct Warlowe title page imprint.
    • London,
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      Collins ,
      1899 .
      Extent: 475p.
      Description: illus.
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      United States of America (USA),
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      Longmans, Green ,
      1899 .
      Extent: xxx, 468p.
      Edition info: Set from the Ward, Lock and Bowden 1894 edition.
      Description: illus., plates, port.
      Reprinted: 1899-1908
    • London,
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      Glasgow,
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      Collins ,
      ca. 1900 .
      Extent: viii, 664 [5] leaves of platesp.
      Description: illus.
    • London,
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      Melbourne, Victoria,: Ward, Lock ,
      1901 .
      Extent: xxx, 468p. [4] leaves of platesp.
      Description: illus., port.
      Reprinted: 1909
      Note/s:
      • With a memoir by Clement Shorter.
    • London,
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      J. M. Dent ,
      ca. 1909 .
      Extent: xii, 475p.p.
      Reprinted: 1910 , 1924 Everyman's Library
    • London,
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      Ward, Lock ,
      1910 .
      Extent: 492p.
    • London,
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      Nelson ,
      ca. 1932 .
      Alternative title: Geoffrey Hamlyn
      Extent: vi, 570p.p.
    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Hallcraft , 1952 .
      Alternative title: Geoffry Hamlyn
      Extent: 466p.
    • St Clair Shores, Michigan,
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      Scholarly Press ,
      1979 .
      Extent: vii, 475p.
      Note/s:
      • Reprint of the 1909 Everyman edition.
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Henry Kingsley Henry Kingsley , J. S. D. Mellick (editor), St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1982 Z514643 1982 selected work novel criticism prose St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1982 pg. 1-433
    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Real Books , 1991 .
      Extent: ix, 474p.p.
      ISBN: 186302154X (pbk.)
    • Stepney, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,: Axiom , 2001 .
      Extent: 474p.
      ISBN: 1864760737

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