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The Resource Pothooks & perseverance, or, The A.B.C-serpent, penned & pictured by Walter Crane

Pothooks & perseverance, or, The A.B.C-serpent, penned & pictured by Walter Crane

Label
Pothooks & perseverance, or, The A.B.C-serpent
Title
Pothooks & perseverance, or, The A.B.C-serpent
Statement of responsibility
penned & pictured by Walter Crane
Title variation
  • Pothooks and perseverance
  • A.B.C.-serpent
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Former owner
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
page 95
Citation source
Spencer, I. Walter Crane
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NC242.C67
LC item number
A4 1886
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Walter Crane's new series of picture books
Series volume
no. 3
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Pothooks & perseverance, or, The A.B.C-serpent, penned & pictured by Walter Crane
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Illustrated with color lithographs using zinc lithographic plates (see Spencer), printed in blue, brown, orange, and ocher, and all signed with Crane's "WC" crane glyph; iIllustrated title-page of a young boy, Percy Vere, setting off in a paper boat with pen and pencil for oars, assisted by a large crane; lining-papers illustrated with ornamental alphabet printed in blue on blue
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[24] pages
Lccn
15007095
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: quarter-bound in olive and black illustrated paper over yellow cloth boards, both boards featuring the artist's signature "crane" in the design; binder's ticket of "Netherton & Co., Truro [England]" on front pastedown. Housed in modern bright blue cloth phasebox; in black leather and turquoise and cream marbled paper slipcase; gold-stamped spine title "Crane. Pothooks and Perseverance. 1886." From the library of Bernard M. Meeks. Purchase, 1959.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03934936
  • ucoclc3934936
Label
Pothooks & perseverance, or, The A.B.C-serpent, penned & pictured by Walter Crane
Publication
Note
Illustrated with color lithographs using zinc lithographic plates (see Spencer), printed in blue, brown, orange, and ocher, and all signed with Crane's "WC" crane glyph; iIllustrated title-page of a young boy, Percy Vere, setting off in a paper boat with pen and pencil for oars, assisted by a large crane; lining-papers illustrated with ornamental alphabet printed in blue on blue
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[24] pages
Lccn
15007095
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: quarter-bound in olive and black illustrated paper over yellow cloth boards, both boards featuring the artist's signature "crane" in the design; binder's ticket of "Netherton & Co., Truro [England]" on front pastedown. Housed in modern bright blue cloth phasebox; in black leather and turquoise and cream marbled paper slipcase; gold-stamped spine title "Crane. Pothooks and Perseverance. 1886." From the library of Bernard M. Meeks. Purchase, 1959.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03934936
  • ucoclc3934936

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