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The Resource The good genius that turned everything into gold, or, The queen bee and the magic dress : a Christmas fairy tale, by the brothers Mayhew ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank

The good genius that turned everything into gold, or, The queen bee and the magic dress : a Christmas fairy tale, by the brothers Mayhew ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank

Label
The good genius that turned everything into gold, or, The queen bee and the magic dress : a Christmas fairy tale
Title
The good genius that turned everything into gold, or, The queen bee and the magic dress
Title remainder
a Christmas fairy tale
Statement of responsibility
by the brothers Mayhew ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The good genius that turned everything into gold, or, The queen bee and the magic dress : a Christmas fairy tale, by the brothers Mayhew ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Dedicatory letter to Robert Baxter Postans, signed Henry and Augustus Mayhew: p. [3] before text
  • "List of illustrations": p. [4] before text
  • Glyphographs (i.e. wax-engraved electrotyped line blocks): illustrations, initial. Some identified by the inscription "Glypho" accompanying the artist's initials or name
  • Steel engravings: [4] plates
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 283
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[4], 194 p., [4] leaves of plates
Note
  • Green calf over boards, tooled in gold; brown calf spine, with red leather labels; all edges gilt; inside dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Inkstamp on upper free endpaper: Bound by Zaehnsdorf.
  • Original green fine rib grain cloth, blocked in blind and gold, bound in at end.
  • Illustrations and plates are hand-colored.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31389553
  • ucoclc31389553
Label
The good genius that turned everything into gold, or, The queen bee and the magic dress : a Christmas fairy tale, by the brothers Mayhew ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank
Publication
Note
  • Dedicatory letter to Robert Baxter Postans, signed Henry and Augustus Mayhew: p. [3] before text
  • "List of illustrations": p. [4] before text
  • Glyphographs (i.e. wax-engraved electrotyped line blocks): illustrations, initial. Some identified by the inscription "Glypho" accompanying the artist's initials or name
  • Steel engravings: [4] plates
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 283
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[4], 194 p., [4] leaves of plates
Note
  • Green calf over boards, tooled in gold; brown calf spine, with red leather labels; all edges gilt; inside dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Inkstamp on upper free endpaper: Bound by Zaehnsdorf.
  • Original green fine rib grain cloth, blocked in blind and gold, bound in at end.
  • Illustrations and plates are hand-colored.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31389553
  • ucoclc31389553

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