Dealings with the firm of Dombey and Son, no. 16


Follows the fortunes of a shipping firm owner, who is frustrated at the lack of a son to follow him in his footsteps; he initially rejects his daughter's love before eventually becoming reconciled with her before his death. The original parts issued from October 1846 to April 1848. Chapters 49-51: Chapter 49. The midshipman makes a discovery -- Chapter 50. Mr. Toot's complaint -- Chapter 51. Mr. Dombey and the world

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Publisher Language Identifier
  • Call Number: PR4559 A1 1846
Date created Relation Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 20 numbers in 19 volumes
Alternative title
  • Dombey and Son
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 52.16045, -0.70312
Additional physical characteristics
  • Illustrations.
Physical repository Collection
  • Victorian Serial Novels Collection
  • Donor: Dr. Claude E. Emery
Provider Genre Date digitized
  • August 23, 2010
Technical note
  • 24 bit color 150 dpi med quality (5) JPG; 24 bit color 400 dpi BMP; scanned and compressed by CDW/SR/MM; metadata by GF and KD.
  • Contact Special Collections and University Archives for access to the original. This material is made available on this site for research and private study only.

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