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The Resource The history of how Ned Nimble built his cottage : showing the trades of bricklayer, sawyer, carpenter, plasterer, painter & paperhanger &c

The history of how Ned Nimble built his cottage : showing the trades of bricklayer, sawyer, carpenter, plasterer, painter & paperhanger &c

Label
The history of how Ned Nimble built his cottage : showing the trades of bricklayer, sawyer, carpenter, plasterer, painter & paperhanger &c
Title
The history of how Ned Nimble built his cottage
Title remainder
showing the trades of bricklayer, sawyer, carpenter, plasterer, painter & paperhanger &c
Contributor
Former owner
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A movable book illustrating the work of tradesmen such as bricklayer, sawyer, carpenter, plasterer, painter and paperhanger.
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Dean's moveable books
Summary expansion
Eight scenes document the building of Ned Nimble's cottage, with movements operated by pull tabs. Below each illustration are seven lines of verse
Label
The history of how Ned Nimble built his cottage : showing the trades of bricklayer, sawyer, carpenter, plasterer, painter & paperhanger &c
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date from date of printing run noted on verso of rear cover: "8,000 - I,61" [Jan. 1861]
  • Illustrations hand-colored
  • Each of the eight leaves consists of two leaves glued together; the first leaf of each grouping contains the colored illustration; the second leaf is blank, and serves as a backing to hide the paper mechanisms that operate the movement of the scene
  • Issued in illustrated yellow paper boards, printed in red and dark green; brown cloth spine; lavender endpapers contain printed publisher's advertisements; additional publisher's advertisements printed in black on rear cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
[8] double leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in original boards and with all working tabs. Ownership stamp on front endleaf of British botanist and horticulturalist H.L.F. Guermonprez. Purchase, David Miles Books, California Antiquarian Book Fair, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)957493938
  • ucoclc957493938
Label
The history of how Ned Nimble built his cottage : showing the trades of bricklayer, sawyer, carpenter, plasterer, painter & paperhanger &c
Publication
Note
  • Date from date of printing run noted on verso of rear cover: "8,000 - I,61" [Jan. 1861]
  • Illustrations hand-colored
  • Each of the eight leaves consists of two leaves glued together; the first leaf of each grouping contains the colored illustration; the second leaf is blank, and serves as a backing to hide the paper mechanisms that operate the movement of the scene
  • Issued in illustrated yellow paper boards, printed in red and dark green; brown cloth spine; lavender endpapers contain printed publisher's advertisements; additional publisher's advertisements printed in black on rear cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
[8] double leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in original boards and with all working tabs. Ownership stamp on front endleaf of British botanist and horticulturalist H.L.F. Guermonprez. Purchase, David Miles Books, California Antiquarian Book Fair, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)957493938
  • ucoclc957493938

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