PUBLISHER : D. Lothrop & Company, Boston, 1868-1895

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ABOUT :
In 1868 Daniel Lothrop and N.P. Kemp formed D. Lothrop and Company at 38-40 Cornhill... In 1875 the firm moved to Franklin and Hawley Streets... In 1877 the Lothrops accepted three more partners ... and the firm moved to 364-366 Washington Street.... In 1895 firm renamed Lothrop Publishing Company... In 1904 went bankrupt. (DLB 49). Some additional information is available on the Major Publishers page maintained by the Hyde Park Book Shop.

LUCILE’s ISSUED BY D. Lothrop & Company:

1884 PTLA: Lucile. 12 full page illustrations. Extra cloth binding, $3.00; morocco, full gilt, $6.00. [Also listed as] Illustrated Library Editions. Presented in a form most acceptable to gift-makers, and very desirable for library use. Each 8vo., extra cloth, full gilt, $3.00. Morocco, full gilt, $6.00.

1886 PTLA: Crown Edition of the British Poets. Printed on the finest laid paper, gilt top, 12mo, full gilt sides and back, 1.25 each; plain vellum, gilt top, 1.00; half calf, 3.00; full calf, 5.00. Ten volumes in a handsome box. [Both Poems and Lucile are included]. Lucile. The best edition of this beautiful word-painting of Owen Meredith (Lord Lytton), with numerous illustrations.

1887 PTLA: Lucille [sic]. By Owen Meredith (Lord Lytton). 12mo, 1.00; fancy cloth, 1.25; half calf, 3.00; full calf, 5.00. [Also offered with Crown Edition of British Poets, as 1886].

1888-1890 PTLA: [as 1887, no mention of Crown Edition].  

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Poetical Works

1884 PTLA: 12 full page illustrations. Extra cloth binding, $3.00; morocco. full gilt, $6.00. [Also listed as] Illustrated Library Editions. Presented in a form most acceptable to gift-makers, and very desirable for library use. Each 8vo., extra cloth, full gilt, $3.00. Morocco, full gilt, $6.00.

1886 PTLA: Crown Edition of the British Poets. Printed on the finest laid paper, gilt top, 12mo, full gilt sides and back, 1.25 each; plain vellum, gilt top, 1.00; half calf, 3.00; full calf, 5.00. Ten volumes in a handsome box. [Both Poems and Lucile are included]. Containing "Lucile" complete, and all the other Popular Poems of this favorite author. With illustrations.

1887 PTLA: 12mo, 1.00; fancy cloth, 1.25; half calf, 3.00; full calf, 5.00. [Also offered with Crown Edition of British Poets, as 1886].

1888 PTLA: [as 1887, no mention of Crown Edition].

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Last revised: 22 October 2010