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The Resource Lodoiska

Lodoiska

Label
Lodoiska
Title
Lodoiska
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retelling in the form of a 3-panel harlequinade of "Lodoïska," a 3-act opéra comique by Luigi Cherubini.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
A Polish nobleman, Count Floreski, searches for his lover, the beautiful Lodoïska, who has been abducted and is being held captive by the baron Dourlinsky in the prison tower of his castle. With the help of the Tartar warrior Titzikan and his followers, Dourlinsky is defeated and the lovers are reunited
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lodoiska
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A flap book, "turned up book," or harlequinade, containing 1 folded leaf unfolding to two leaves, and 1 single leaf, an arrangement that results in 3 panels of illustrations and text; additional sections of paper have been affixed to upper and lower edges of the three panels and folded down and up respectively, covering the panels below, and producing two "flaps" on each panel with additional illustration and text. The story gradually unfolds as the reader lifts the flaps in sequence to reveal new narrative and images
  • Caption title
  • Engraved throughout; hand-colored illustrations
  • Verso of the single leaf, leaf [2], is blank
  • Issued in publisher's brown wrappers; front wrapper lists titles recently published by G. Martin of Bow Lane, Cheapside, which may be had "of all Booksellers and toy Warehouses in Town and Country."
  • "Price: 6d coloured"--Front wrapper
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[3] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in manila folder; in pocket in brown pamphlet binding.
Other physical details
hand-colored illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05887509
  • ucoclc5887509
Label
Lodoiska
Publication
Note
  • A flap book, "turned up book," or harlequinade, containing 1 folded leaf unfolding to two leaves, and 1 single leaf, an arrangement that results in 3 panels of illustrations and text; additional sections of paper have been affixed to upper and lower edges of the three panels and folded down and up respectively, covering the panels below, and producing two "flaps" on each panel with additional illustration and text. The story gradually unfolds as the reader lifts the flaps in sequence to reveal new narrative and images
  • Caption title
  • Engraved throughout; hand-colored illustrations
  • Verso of the single leaf, leaf [2], is blank
  • Issued in publisher's brown wrappers; front wrapper lists titles recently published by G. Martin of Bow Lane, Cheapside, which may be had "of all Booksellers and toy Warehouses in Town and Country."
  • "Price: 6d coloured"--Front wrapper
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[3] leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in manila folder; in pocket in brown pamphlet binding.
Other physical details
hand-colored illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05887509
  • ucoclc5887509

Library Locations

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