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The Noah's Ark alphabet

Label
The Noah's Ark alphabet
Title
The Noah's Ark alphabet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
p. 12
Citation source
Massé, G.C.E. Walter Crane
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Routledge's new sixpenny toy books
Series volume
100
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Noah's Ark alphabet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Illustrations and cover design by Walter Crane
  • Date from Isobel Spencer, Walter Crane, p. 202, and Massé
  • Printed by Edmund Evans
  • Consists of 4 bifolia printed on one side, chromoxylographs with letterpress, saddle stitched in col. pictorial stiff paper wrapper; leaves 1 and 8 pasted down to inside of wrapper
  • Wrapper (earliest version?): Printed in red, green, and black on dark yellow; publisher's advertisement on back cover: "Routledge's new sixpenny toy books. Beautifully printed ... Dalziel Brothers.", nos. 37-98 (with gaps) in a single list, i.e. not including this title; without the imprint of Edmund Evans at foot as in all (?) other early Crane toy book wrappers of this period; quotation from The Standard at head dated Dec. 23, 1870
  • Wrapper (later version): Numbering through 125. Walter Crane items listed separately; no Evans imprint.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
8 leaves
Other physical details
col. ill. (wood engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40811448
  • ucoclc40811448
Label
The Noah's Ark alphabet
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Illustrations and cover design by Walter Crane
  • Date from Isobel Spencer, Walter Crane, p. 202, and Massé
  • Printed by Edmund Evans
  • Consists of 4 bifolia printed on one side, chromoxylographs with letterpress, saddle stitched in col. pictorial stiff paper wrapper; leaves 1 and 8 pasted down to inside of wrapper
  • Wrapper (earliest version?): Printed in red, green, and black on dark yellow; publisher's advertisement on back cover: "Routledge's new sixpenny toy books. Beautifully printed ... Dalziel Brothers.", nos. 37-98 (with gaps) in a single list, i.e. not including this title; without the imprint of Edmund Evans at foot as in all (?) other early Crane toy book wrappers of this period; quotation from The Standard at head dated Dec. 23, 1870
  • Wrapper (later version): Numbering through 125. Walter Crane items listed separately; no Evans imprint.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
8 leaves
Other physical details
col. ill. (wood engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40811448
  • ucoclc40811448

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