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The Resource The sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving

The sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving

Label
The sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent.
Title
The sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent.
Statement of responsibility
by Washington Irving
Title variation
Sketch book
Creator
Contributor
Binding designer
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
PGC
Citation location within source
272:145
Citation source
NUC pre-1956
Dewey number
817
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Standard library edition
Label
The sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date estimated from inscription in book.
  • Part of a 21-volume set of the "Works" of Irving, published by G.P. Putnam's Sons ca. 1900. Cf. NUC
  • Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The author's account of himself -- The voyage -- Roscoe -- The wife -- Rip Van Winkle -- English writers on America -- Rural life in England -- The broken heart -- The art of book-making -- A royal poet -- The country church -- The widow and her son -- A Sunday in London -- The Boar's Head Tavern, Eastcheap -- The mutability of literature -- Rural funerals -- The inn kitchen -- The spectre bridegroom -- Westminster Abbey -- Christmas -- The stage coach -- Christmas eve -- Christmas day -- The Christmas dinner -- London antiques -- Little Britain -- Stantford-on-Avon -- Traits of Indian character -- Philip of Pokanoket -- John Bull -- The pride of the village -- The angler -- The legend of Sleepy Hollow -- L'envoy -- Appendix
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Author's revised edition.
Extent
532 p., [9] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 47. Inscribed to: "Clyde Edwin Barton M.D., Love from 'Wife Elizabeth,' Birthday 1901." Olive green straight morocco grain cloth, stamped in gilt, with Putnam's monogram ("GPS," with stork, open book and printing press) on front cover and elaborate tree design on spine; "Irving" stamped at tail of spine; top edge gilt. Designed by Margaret Armstrong. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34571458
  • ucoclc34571458
Label
The sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent., by Washington Irving
Publication
Note
  • Date estimated from inscription in book.
  • Part of a 21-volume set of the "Works" of Irving, published by G.P. Putnam's Sons ca. 1900. Cf. NUC
  • Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The author's account of himself -- The voyage -- Roscoe -- The wife -- Rip Van Winkle -- English writers on America -- Rural life in England -- The broken heart -- The art of book-making -- A royal poet -- The country church -- The widow and her son -- A Sunday in London -- The Boar's Head Tavern, Eastcheap -- The mutability of literature -- Rural funerals -- The inn kitchen -- The spectre bridegroom -- Westminster Abbey -- Christmas -- The stage coach -- Christmas eve -- Christmas day -- The Christmas dinner -- London antiques -- Little Britain -- Stantford-on-Avon -- Traits of Indian character -- Philip of Pokanoket -- John Bull -- The pride of the village -- The angler -- The legend of Sleepy Hollow -- L'envoy -- Appendix
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Author's revised edition.
Extent
532 p., [9] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 47. Inscribed to: "Clyde Edwin Barton M.D., Love from 'Wife Elizabeth,' Birthday 1901." Olive green straight morocco grain cloth, stamped in gilt, with Putnam's monogram ("GPS," with stork, open book and printing press) on front cover and elaborate tree design on spine; "Irving" stamped at tail of spine; top edge gilt. Designed by Margaret Armstrong. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34571458
  • ucoclc34571458

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