The giant and the dwarf, or, Strength and reason.

Author
Crowquill, Alfred [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London (Farringdon Street) ; New York (18 Beekman Street) : G. Routledge & Co., 1857 ([London] : Savill and Edwards, printers, Chandos Street, Covent Garden)
Description
31 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.

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Publisher
Library of Congress genre(s)
Fiction [Browse]
Rare books genre
Series
Alfred Crowquill's fairy tales
Contained in
Multi-title collection including Patty and her pitcher, or, Kindness of heart and 4 other(s).
Notes
  • "Alfred Crowquill's fairy tales"--At head of title.
  • Printer from t.p. verso.
  • "Sixpence, or coloured, one shilling"--At head of upper wrapper.
  • Fronts. and p. 31 pasted down to wrappers.
  • Longer words divided into syllables.
  • Illustrations: 14 uncolored illustrations, on versos, showing the "monstrous giant" Strength being overcome, and then converted by, Reason.
  • Cotson copy: In a later marbled clamshell box with 4 other "Crowquill's Fairy Tales" titles.
Binding note
Stiff paper wrappers, with pictorial upper in red, blue, and green (in a standard design for Crowquill's fairy tales) with title in red at center; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper for "Routledges Everlasting Books," with Evans noted as printer at foot.
Other title(s)
Strength and reason
In
Multi-title collection including Patty and her pitcher, or, Kindness of heart and 4 other(s).
OCLC
978085672
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