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The Resource Rip Van Winkle ; : and The legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving ; with an introduction to Rip Van Winkle by Joseph Jefferson

Rip Van Winkle ; : and The legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving ; with an introduction to Rip Van Winkle by Joseph Jefferson

Label
Rip Van Winkle ; : and The legend of Sleepy Hollow
Title
Rip Van Winkle ;
Title remainder
and The legend of Sleepy Hollow
Statement of responsibility
by Washington Irving ; with an introduction to Rip Van Winkle by Joseph Jefferson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The thumb-nail series
Label
Rip Van Winkle ; : and The legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving ; with an introduction to Rip Van Winkle by Joseph Jefferson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Reprinted from the Knickerbocker edition of The sketch book"--T.p. verso
  • Series title not on piece, but supplied by an article by Sue Allen. Cf. Sue Allen, "The Century thumb-nail series: a case history in edition bookbinding," Fine Print 92 (1982), v. 8, no. 1, p. 15-18. The Century Co. issued 40 titles in the Thumb-nail series between 1893 and 1909, and continued to list the series until 1918. Volumes are bound in decorated sheepskin covers and average 7 x 14 cm. in size
Extent
xviii, 149, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 38. Tan sheep, with Rip Van Winkle motifs blind-stamped on front cover and Sleepy Hollow motifs on back cover; all edges gilt; tan, brown and orange marbled endpapers. Designed by Blanche McManus. Signed BMcM on front cover. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill. ; 14 cm.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)190697968
  • ucoclc190697968
Label
Rip Van Winkle ; : and The legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving ; with an introduction to Rip Van Winkle by Joseph Jefferson
Publication
Note
  • "Reprinted from the Knickerbocker edition of The sketch book"--T.p. verso
  • Series title not on piece, but supplied by an article by Sue Allen. Cf. Sue Allen, "The Century thumb-nail series: a case history in edition bookbinding," Fine Print 92 (1982), v. 8, no. 1, p. 15-18. The Century Co. issued 40 titles in the Thumb-nail series between 1893 and 1909, and continued to list the series until 1918. Volumes are bound in decorated sheepskin covers and average 7 x 14 cm. in size
Extent
xviii, 149, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 38. Tan sheep, with Rip Van Winkle motifs blind-stamped on front cover and Sleepy Hollow motifs on back cover; all edges gilt; tan, brown and orange marbled endpapers. Designed by Blanche McManus. Signed BMcM on front cover. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill. ; 14 cm.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)190697968
  • ucoclc190697968

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