The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Item - Blanche; or, The Lost Diamond

(Cheap Edition of Popular Authors edition)

Combined Summary

Online Full Text: Northern Illinois University (Cheap Edition of Popular Authors edition)
Series: Cheap Edition of Popular Authors — no. 17
Frank Starr's Fifteen Cent Illustrated Novels — no. 3
New York Mercury v. 24 no. 1217
Alternate Title: The Broker's Ward; or, Blanche Ratcliff's Trials. A Romance of a Lost Diamond
Subjects / Tags: Detective and mystery stories
Diamonds
Fortune hunters
Guardian and ward
London (England)
Love stories
Missing persons
Poverty
Robbery investigation
Social classes
Incorrectly Attributed Author: Bishop, Bertha Thorne (Cheap Edition of Popular Authors edition; Frank Starr's Fifteen Cent Illustrated Novels edition)
Author: Urban, Septimus R., approximately 1814-1884 (pseudonym used by Rymer, James Malcolm, approximately 1814-1884) (New York Mercury edition)
Dates: May 17, 1862 (New York Mercury edition)
January 14, 1870 (Frank Starr's Fifteen Cent Illustrated Novels edition)
September 15, 1876 (Cheap Edition of Popular Authors edition)
Publisher: Cheap Edition of Popular Authors edition: Beadle and Adams (1872-1898) (New York: No. 98 William Street) -- United States of America
OCLC Number: 41389995 (Cheap Edition of Popular Authors edition)
Notes: "Previously published as "Blanche; or, The Lost Diamond," serially in the New York Mercury, XXIV, beginning in No. 1217, May 17, 1862. The author was there given as "Septimus R. Urban," the pseudonym of Malcolm J. Rymer."--Johannsen, A. House of Beadle and Adams

Known Editions

New York Mercury edition (in New York Mercury, vol. XXIV, no. 1217)
Frank Starr's Fifteen Cent Illustrated Novels edition
Cheap Edition of Popular Authors edition

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