Pictures from English literature
by John Francis Waller
Cassell, Petter and Galpin
Written in English.
Date taken from British Library Public Catalogue.
Includes wood-engraved decorative and illustrative head-pieces, tail-pieces and initials.
Publisher's advertisements on p. 1-4 at end printed in red and black within a red rule border.
Most wood-engraved plates are signed "Swain Sc". Other signatures include T Cobb, F. Wentworth, Dalziel and Pannemaker.
"The Ornamental Title and Headings designed by Thomas Sulman."--Illustrations.
Includes works by Henry Fielding, Oliver Goldsmith, William Cowper, Robert Burns, Walter Scott, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Thomas Campbell, Lord Byron, Willam Makepeace Thackeray, Charles Dickens and Alfred Tennyson.
MASS copy: Bound in blue sand-grain cloth blocked in gold, black and blind. Upper cover with decorative titling in orange, green, red, blue and white paper onlays in a design similar to ornamental t.p. within the text. Spine with imprint: "Cassell, Petter & Galpin". Boards with bevelled edges; a.e.g. With dark green painted endpapers.
|Library of Congress||PR83 W3|
The Physical Object
|Pagination||viii, 163, , 4 p., 20 leaves of plates :|
|Number of pages||163|
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|July 15, 2011||Created by ImportBot||Initial record created, from Internet Archive MARC record.|