The little maid and the gentleman, or, we are seven : embellished with engravings.

Author
Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
York : Printed by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [between 1815 and 1841]
Description
15, [1] p. : ill. (wood engravings) ; 10 cm.

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Subject(s)
Illustrator
Publisher
Rare books genre
Contained in
York chap books
Notes
  • "Poem by William Wordsworth from Lyrical Ballads (1798). The poem was revised in 1815; this edition follows (with few variants) the original version."--Davis, cited below.
  • Davis (p. 43) gives publication date span between 1815 and 1841.
  • "Some of the illustrations are Bewick woodcuts which appeared in A New Year's gift and ... also ... The entertaining story of Little Red Riding Hood."--Osborne Coll., cited below; cf. Mansell 673:683.
  • "Kendrew's edition [in wood engraving] of We are seven."--Cover.
  • Princeton copy 2: On Spine: Children's chap books.
  • Princeton copy 2: No. 15 of a volume of pamphlets.
  • Princeton copy 1: No. 10 of a volume of 14 Kendrew chapbooks.
Binding note
Pub. yellow stained decorated self wrappers printed in black.
References
  • Osborne Coll., p. 87
  • Davis, R. Kendrew of York, p. 100 (41)
Other title(s)
  • We are seven
  • Kendrew's edition of We are seven
In
Princeton copy 1: York chap books
OCLC
14018778
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