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The Resource The casket of prose, poetry and pictures : for the improvement of the young : a juvenile forget-me-not : with fine engravings

The casket of prose, poetry and pictures : for the improvement of the young : a juvenile forget-me-not : with fine engravings

Label
The casket of prose, poetry and pictures : for the improvement of the young : a juvenile forget-me-not : with fine engravings
Title
The casket of prose, poetry and pictures
Title remainder
for the improvement of the young : a juvenile forget-me-not : with fine engravings
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The casket of prose, poetry and pictures : for the improvement of the young : a juvenile forget-me-not : with fine engravings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870 and from inscription dated 1847 in UCLA copy.
  • Stories and poems by various authors
  • Stipple engravings: frontispiece, plates. Engraved and designed by various artists, including C. Rolls, Sir Joshua Reynolds, R. Farrier
  • Goody Two Shoes plate, facing p. 63, dated 1834; publication information reworked, leaving some pentimento in which original date is legible
  • Includes table of contents
Dimensions
16 cm.
Extent
256 p., [5] leaves of plates
Note
  • Crimson morocco over boards, tooled in gold; burgundy marbled endpapers; all edges gilt.
  • Inscribed "Prize awarded to Master Waddell for increased diligence in his studies - Frederich Street... December 17th, 1847" on flyleaf.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30890673
  • ucoclc30890673
Label
The casket of prose, poetry and pictures : for the improvement of the young : a juvenile forget-me-not : with fine engravings
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870 and from inscription dated 1847 in UCLA copy.
  • Stories and poems by various authors
  • Stipple engravings: frontispiece, plates. Engraved and designed by various artists, including C. Rolls, Sir Joshua Reynolds, R. Farrier
  • Goody Two Shoes plate, facing p. 63, dated 1834; publication information reworked, leaving some pentimento in which original date is legible
  • Includes table of contents
Dimensions
16 cm.
Extent
256 p., [5] leaves of plates
Note
  • Crimson morocco over boards, tooled in gold; burgundy marbled endpapers; all edges gilt.
  • Inscribed "Prize awarded to Master Waddell for increased diligence in his studies - Frederich Street... December 17th, 1847" on flyleaf.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30890673
  • ucoclc30890673

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