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The Resource Russian wonder tales : with a foreword on the Russian skazki, by Post Wheeler ; containing twelve of the famous Bilibin illustrations in color

Russian wonder tales : with a foreword on the Russian skazki, by Post Wheeler ; containing twelve of the famous Bilibin illustrations in color

Label
Russian wonder tales : with a foreword on the Russian skazki
Title
Russian wonder tales
Title remainder
with a foreword on the Russian skazki
Statement of responsibility
by Post Wheeler ; containing twelve of the famous Bilibin illustrations in color
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Former owner
Illustrator
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EEM
Dewey number
398.20947 W564 1912
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PG3115
LC item number
.W4
Literary form
fiction
Label
Russian wonder tales : with a foreword on the Russian skazki, by Post Wheeler ; containing twelve of the famous Bilibin illustrations in color
Link
http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=511131&T=F
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • English rendition of traditional tales by Post Wheeler, secretary of the American embassy at st. Petersburg
  • Includes Wheeler's introductory essay on "skazki," Russian folk tales (pages vii-xii)
  • The 12 color plates are by the Russian illustrator and stage designer Ivan I︠A︡kovlevich Bilibin, reflecting the inspiration he took from the Japanese print, Russian folk art, Russian icons and 17th-century popular prints
  • Publisher's illustrated dark brown cloth boards, featuring the illustration from the tale "Tzarevich Ivan, the glowing bird and the grey wolf" on upper board, printed in black, green, white, and orange; illustrated spine in the same colors
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 334 pages, [12] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: original publisher's binding as described above. Ownership inscription on front endleaf of Edith A. Watson, 47, St. Mary's Road [Chennai, India?]; small black and white illustrated bookplate on front pastedown of C.M. Hotimsky. Gift of Lavinia P. Boyd, 2017, in memory of Stephen Lyle Boyd, UCLA '62.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08247773
  • ucoclc8247773
Label
Russian wonder tales : with a foreword on the Russian skazki, by Post Wheeler ; containing twelve of the famous Bilibin illustrations in color
Link
http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=511131&T=F
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • English rendition of traditional tales by Post Wheeler, secretary of the American embassy at st. Petersburg
  • Includes Wheeler's introductory essay on "skazki," Russian folk tales (pages vii-xii)
  • The 12 color plates are by the Russian illustrator and stage designer Ivan I︠A︡kovlevich Bilibin, reflecting the inspiration he took from the Japanese print, Russian folk art, Russian icons and 17th-century popular prints
  • Publisher's illustrated dark brown cloth boards, featuring the illustration from the tale "Tzarevich Ivan, the glowing bird and the grey wolf" on upper board, printed in black, green, white, and orange; illustrated spine in the same colors
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 334 pages, [12] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: original publisher's binding as described above. Ownership inscription on front endleaf of Edith A. Watson, 47, St. Mary's Road [Chennai, India?]; small black and white illustrated bookplate on front pastedown of C.M. Hotimsky. Gift of Lavinia P. Boyd, 2017, in memory of Stephen Lyle Boyd, UCLA '62.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08247773
  • ucoclc8247773

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