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Valentine and Orson

Label
Valentine and Orson
Title
Valentine and Orson
Contributor
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
RBN
Citation location within source
  • p. 12
  • II, p. 596
Citation source
  • Massé, G.C.E. Walter Crane
  • Osborne Coll.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
  • Routledge's new sixpenny toy books
  • Walter Crane's toy books. New series
Series volume
107
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Valentine and Orson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In verse, beginning "Once on a time an Emperor, a man of might and fame"
  • Cover title
  • Illustrations and cover design by Walter Crane
  • Dated 1874 in Spencer, Isobel Walter Crane (London, 1975), p. 202; Massé's suggestion of 1870, followed in Osborne, is incorrect
  • "Price sixpence; or mounted on linen, one shilling."
  • Consists of 4 bifolia printed on one side, chromoxylographs with letterpress, saddle stitched in col. pictorial stiff paper wrapper; leaves 1 and 8 pasted down to inside of wrapper
  • Wrapper (later version): Printed on bright yellow; publisher's advertisement on back cover: "Routledge's ... toy books, or large coloured books for children.", nos. 2-125 (with gaps), Crane's books separately listed; Evans imprint lacking
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
8 leaves
Note
  • Wrapper (later version) printed on bright yellow. Sixth title in 2nd vol. of a 3 vol. set: Walter Crane's toy books.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: Wrapper also later version.
Other physical details
col. ill. (wood engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26879895
  • ucoclc26879895
Label
Valentine and Orson
Publication
Note
  • In verse, beginning "Once on a time an Emperor, a man of might and fame"
  • Cover title
  • Illustrations and cover design by Walter Crane
  • Dated 1874 in Spencer, Isobel Walter Crane (London, 1975), p. 202; Massé's suggestion of 1870, followed in Osborne, is incorrect
  • "Price sixpence; or mounted on linen, one shilling."
  • Consists of 4 bifolia printed on one side, chromoxylographs with letterpress, saddle stitched in col. pictorial stiff paper wrapper; leaves 1 and 8 pasted down to inside of wrapper
  • Wrapper (later version): Printed on bright yellow; publisher's advertisement on back cover: "Routledge's ... toy books, or large coloured books for children.", nos. 2-125 (with gaps), Crane's books separately listed; Evans imprint lacking
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
8 leaves
Note
  • Wrapper (later version) printed on bright yellow. Sixth title in 2nd vol. of a 3 vol. set: Walter Crane's toy books.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: Wrapper also later version.
Other physical details
col. ill. (wood engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26879895
  • ucoclc26879895

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