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Mayhew, Henry, 1812–1887

The good genius that turned everything into gold, or, The queen bee and the magic dress : a Christmas fairy tale / by the brothers Mayhew ; with illustrations by George Cruikshank.

Additional Title(s):

Good genius that turned everything into gold

Queen bee and the magic dress

London : David Bogue, 1847.
Physical Description:
[4], 194, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 17 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR4989.M57 G66 1847
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Gloria Scheuer
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Four etchings and four glyphographs by George Cruikshank.
Printed by T.C. Savill, 4, Chandos-Street, Covent-garden.
Dedication signed: Henry and Augustus Mayhew.
Cohn, A.M. George Cruikshank, 548
"List of illustrations": p. [4] before text.
BEIN Ip M4535 847G: Advertising matter: p. [195].
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's blind-stamped green cloth, with gilt edges. Bookplate: Edward Ludlow Parker.
Subject Terms:
Bees -- Juvenile fiction.
Bogue, David -- Publisher.
Children's stories, English.
Christmas stories, English.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1847.
Fairy tales.
Glypography -- Specimens -- 1847.
Parker, Edward Ludlow -- Bookplate.
Savill, T.C. -- Printer.
Scheuer, Gloria -- Provenance.
Juvenile literature.
Mayhew, Augustus, 1826-1875.
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, ill.

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