A apple pie / by Kate Greenaway ; engraved and printed by Edmund Evans.

Author
Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London (Broadway, Ludgate Hill) ; New York (9 Lafayette Place) : George Routledge and Sons, [1886]
Description
[22] leaves : col. ill. ; 22 x 27 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Printer
Former owner
Publisher
Rare books genre
Notes
  • Date from Osborne.
  • T.p. and half title printed in brown; text printed in red and black.
  • Illustrations: 20 full-page illustrations, signed "KG," featuring children and adults with gigantic apple pies, with text integrated into page design.
  • Princeton copy 1: Stamped envelope addressed by Greenaway to Thomas Hutchinson with her signature, dated "Sept 16/87," tipped in at t.p.
  • Princeton copy 1: Printed white book label of Thomas Hutchinson, numbered in pen: "1326."
  • Princeton copy 1: "Greenaway" in pencil on lower front free endpaper recto, in another hand from Greenaway-inscribed envelope.
Binding note
  • Pub. light green pictorial boards with title and author's name printed in black-outlined red on upper cover and color picture of four girls, two carrying apples, one bouncing an apple, and one kneeling behind a flour canister holding a rolling pin; red cloth spine; all edges stained red; dark blue endpapers.
  • Princeton copy 1: Lower cover with same color illustration as upper (thus 1a).
  • Princeton copy 2: Light green lower cover blank (thus 1b).
References
  • Osborne Coll., I, p. 90
  • Princeton copy 1: Schuster & Engen, Greenaway, 1a
  • Princeton copy 2: Schuster & Engen, Greenaway, 1b
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other title(s)
Apple pie
LCCN
17013047
OCLC
26147272
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