Green's alphabetical panorama.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Darton & Co., [not after 1850]
Description
1 folded sheet : ill. (hand-colored wood engravings) ; 16 x 429 cm, folded to 16 x 17 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Attributed name
Illustrator
Publisher
Rare books genre
Alphabet booksEnglandLondon19th century [Browse]
Notes
  • Attributed to J.W. Green by Darton, cited below.
  • Date from Cotsen copy inscription.
  • Illustrations: front. and engraved t.p. with vignette signed: W.G. Mason; 26 other leaves each with an alphabet letter in upper and lower case, an engraved illustration, and a two-line verse.
  • Cotsen copy: Inscribed on cover p. 2: C.F. Burrows / from W.D. Sykes / 1850; stamp: ex Opie Collection.
  • Cotsen copy: Plates separated into leaves and bound in book form; colored unlike the Opie copy described by Darton.
Binding note
Cotsen copy: Pub. blue decorated wrappers printed in red and black with first and last leaves pated to inner wrappers, bound in later half green roan and marbled boards.
References
Darton, L. The Dartons, H662
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Place name(s)
England London.
First line of alphabet
  • A stands for apple, which here you may see
OCLC
63091174
Other views
Staff view

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