- *Weeds. A Story in Seven Chapters. By K. McK. Bristol, J. W. Arrowsmith, ..
120 leaves, printed on recto only in vertical format: 1-4 5-118 119-20.
Contents: 1 half-title: WEEDS.; 2 title-page; 3 [gothic type face] Some said, “John, print it,” others said / “Not so,” / Some said “It might do good,” others said, / “No.”; 4 CONTENTS. [short rule]; 5-118,119 text; at foot of 119 PRINTING OFFICE OF THE PUBLISHER.; 120 blank.
Printed on wove paper, size 167 x 109mm. Gilt edged on all sides.
Evidence of authorship is contained in a letter sold at Sotheby’s in February, 1968, cited in Daily Telegraph, 12 February 1968.
*Grey-brown cloth, lettered in black on front. Both cover and pages have rounded bottom corners.
Listed in English Catalogue, November, 1892, 1/6, Arrowsmith’s Note-Book Series.
Copies seen: FR, APR – photocopies; British Library (date of accession 9 November 1892), Bodleian Library (date of accession 13 March 1893).
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- Alliance of Literary Societies
- Anthologies containing works by Jerome
- Audio recordings
- Books with contributions by Jerome
- Jerome the man
- Map of the River Thames – 1884
- Newspaper and periodical contributions by Jerome – correspondence
- Newspaper contributions by Jerome
- Periodical contributions by Jerome
- Periodicals edited by Jerome
- Three Men – The Facts
- Unpublished plays by Jerome
- 01. On the Stage – and Off: the Brief Career of a Would-be Actor
- 02. Barbara. A Play in One Act
- 03. The Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow
- 04. When Greek Meets Greek
- 05. Sunset
- Jerome In Pictures
- Photo gallery
- 06. Fennel. A New Romantic Play
- 07. Playwriting: a Handbook for Would-be Dramatic Authors
- 08. Stage-land
- 09. Three Men in a Boat (to Say Nothing of the Dog)
- 10. Told After Supper
- Jerome In Words
- 11. Diary of a Pilgrimage
- 12. Weeds. A Story in Seven Chapters.
- 13. Novel Notes
- 14. John Ingerfield, and Other Stories
- 15. My First Book
- 16. The Prude’s Progress
- 17. Biarritz
- 18. Sketches in Lavender Blue and Green
- 19. The Second Thoughts of an Idle Fellow
- 20. Three Men on the Bummel
- 21. Three Men on Wheels
- 22. The Observations of Henry
- 23. Miss Hobbs
- 24. Paul Kelver
- 25. Tea-Table Talk
- 26. Woodbarrow Farm
- 27. Tommy and Co.
- 28. American Wives and Others
- 29. Idle Ideas in 1905
- 30. The Passing of the Third Floor Back and Other Stories
- The JKJ Society
- 31. The Passing of the Third Floor Back
- 32. The Angel and the Author – and Others
- 33. Fanny and the Servant Problem
- 34. They and I
- 35. The Passing of the Third Floor Back. An Idle Fancy in a Prologue, a Play and an Epilogue
- 36. The Master of Mrs. Chilvers
- 37. Robina in Search of a Husband
- 38. Malvina of Brittany
- 39. The Street of the Blank Wall and Other Stories
- 40. All Roads Lead to Calvary
- 41. Anthony John, a Biography
- 42. The Celebrity. A Play in three Acts
- 43. My Life and Times
- 44. The Soul of Nicholas Snyders
- 45. A Comment on Bicycles and Cycling Posters in the Nineties