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The butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast

Label
The butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast
Title
The butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
725(1)
Citation source
Moon, M. Harris (1992)
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved throughout
  • Imprint date: Jany. 1st. 1807
  • UCLA copy has watermark on 9th leaf: [1807?]
  • In verse
  • "Said to be written for the use of his children, by Mr. Roscoe"--Upper wrapper.
  • Illustrations attributed to William Mulready; cf. Dict. Nat. Biog
Dimensions
13 cm.
Extent
[15] leaves
Note
  • Special Collections copy 1 = Publisher's printed tan wrappers; woodcut vignettes on upper wrapper; decorative border of double entwined trails of leaves and berries on upper and lower wrappers; publisher's booklist with eight titles on lower wrapper. In case. Imprint on upper wrapper: Printed for J. Harris, Successor to E. Newbery, at the Original Juvenile Library. Inscription in ink on recto of leaf [1]: Tho. Richards Junr. Annotation in pencil by antiquarian bookseller, Bernard Quaritch, on inner lower wrapper.
  • Special Collections copy 2 = Dark red sheep over boards blocked in gold and blind. Spine and upper board blocked "The Butterfly". Ex libris Olive Percival.
  • Special Collections copy 3 = Half black calf & rust paper over boards. Ex libris d'Alte'Welch. Ex libris W.H. Mullens. With this are bound: Dorset, C.A.T. The peacock at home. London : 1807 ; Dorset, C.A.T. The lion's masquerade. London : 1807 ; The elephant's ball. London : 1807.
  • Special Collections copy 4 = Quarter brown calf and marbled paper over boards. Ex libris Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00694728
  • ucoclc694728
Label
The butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast
Publication
Note
  • Engraved throughout
  • Imprint date: Jany. 1st. 1807
  • UCLA copy has watermark on 9th leaf: [1807?]
  • In verse
  • "Said to be written for the use of his children, by Mr. Roscoe"--Upper wrapper.
  • Illustrations attributed to William Mulready; cf. Dict. Nat. Biog
Dimensions
13 cm.
Extent
[15] leaves
Note
  • Special Collections copy 1 = Publisher's printed tan wrappers; woodcut vignettes on upper wrapper; decorative border of double entwined trails of leaves and berries on upper and lower wrappers; publisher's booklist with eight titles on lower wrapper. In case. Imprint on upper wrapper: Printed for J. Harris, Successor to E. Newbery, at the Original Juvenile Library. Inscription in ink on recto of leaf [1]: Tho. Richards Junr. Annotation in pencil by antiquarian bookseller, Bernard Quaritch, on inner lower wrapper.
  • Special Collections copy 2 = Dark red sheep over boards blocked in gold and blind. Spine and upper board blocked "The Butterfly". Ex libris Olive Percival.
  • Special Collections copy 3 = Half black calf & rust paper over boards. Ex libris d'Alte'Welch. Ex libris W.H. Mullens. With this are bound: Dorset, C.A.T. The peacock at home. London : 1807 ; Dorset, C.A.T. The lion's masquerade. London : 1807 ; The elephant's ball. London : 1807.
  • Special Collections copy 4 = Quarter brown calf and marbled paper over boards. Ex libris Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00694728
  • ucoclc694728

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