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The Resource A wonder-book for girls and boys, by Nathaniel Hawthorne ; with engravings by Baker from designs by Billings

A wonder-book for girls and boys, by Nathaniel Hawthorne ; with engravings by Baker from designs by Billings

Label
A wonder-book for girls and boys
Title
A wonder-book for girls and boys
Statement of responsibility
by Nathaniel Hawthorne ; with engravings by Baker from designs by Billings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • A18.1
  • 409
Citation source
  • Clark, Jr., C.E.F. Hawthorne (1978)
  • Hamilton, G. Amer. book illustrators
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A wonder-book for girls and boys, by Nathaniel Hawthorne ; with engravings by Baker from designs by Billings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Preface dated Lenox, July 15, 1851
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece and plates engraved by W.J. Baker after drawings by Hammatt Billings
Contents
The Gorgon's head -- The Golden touch -- The paradise The three golden apples -- The miraculous pitcher -- The chimæra
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
vi, [7]-256, [7] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1 = First printing (e.g., "lifed" instead of "lifted" on p. 21, line 3); cf. Clark, A18.1.a. Green rib grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind; spine blocked in gold; coated yellow endpapers. Plates have guardsheets. Ex libris Elvah Karshner.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2 = Second printing (e.g., "lifted" corrected on p. 21, line 3); cf. Clark, A18.1.b. Red rib grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind; spine blocked in gold; coated yellow endpapers.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08076778
  • ucoclc8076778
Label
A wonder-book for girls and boys, by Nathaniel Hawthorne ; with engravings by Baker from designs by Billings
Publication
Note
  • Preface dated Lenox, July 15, 1851
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece and plates engraved by W.J. Baker after drawings by Hammatt Billings
Contents
The Gorgon's head -- The Golden touch -- The paradise The three golden apples -- The miraculous pitcher -- The chimæra
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
vi, [7]-256, [7] leaves of plates
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1 = First printing (e.g., "lifed" instead of "lifted" on p. 21, line 3); cf. Clark, A18.1.a. Green rib grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind; spine blocked in gold; coated yellow endpapers. Plates have guardsheets. Ex libris Elvah Karshner.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2 = Second printing (e.g., "lifted" corrected on p. 21, line 3); cf. Clark, A18.1.b. Red rib grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind; spine blocked in gold; coated yellow endpapers.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08076778
  • ucoclc8076778

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