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

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).

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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: 12 March 2016