A Database of Cheap Literature, 1837-1860

About the Work

Charles Dickens (1812-1870)
Plagiarised text:
The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club. London: April 1836-Nov. 1837.

See also Pickwick in America!, Posthumous Papers of the Cadgers' Club, and Posthumous Papers of the Wonderful Discovery Club.

Penny Publication

Thomas Peckett Prest (1810-1859)
"Bos" (pseud.) (ed.). The Post-Humurous (sic) Notes of the Pickwickian Club.
Vol. 1, 432 p.
Identical titles:
The Penny Pickwick (drop-head title)
The Penny Pickwick containing the humorous adventures of Christopher Pickwick Esq. Arthur Snodgreen, Esq., Percy Tupnall, Esq., Matthew Winkletop, Esq., &c. &c. (title on wrapper)
Aberdeen, Binghamton, Birmingham, BL, Bodley, Georgetown, Gla, Huntington, Princeton, UNC, Yale
Two different issues:
London: E. Lloyd. 54 nos.BL, Bodley, CUL, Harvard, HRC, Huntington, NYPL, Virginia, Yale
London: Lloyd, 1842. 54 nos.Harvard
Vol. 2
London: E. Lloyd. 58 nos. 452 p.Aberdeen, Binghamton, Birmingham, BL, Bodley, BYU, CUL, Georgetown, Harvard, HRC, Huntington, NYPL, Virginia, Yale
Indexed in:
Summers (p. 466), Medcraft (6), Block (p. 197), James (p. 201)