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Beauties of poetry and gems of art : poems, songs, & ballads / illustrated by English artists.

London : Cassell, Petter, and Galpin ..., [1864]
Physical Description:
vii, [1], 79, [5] pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR1175 .B53 1864+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961
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Copyright Status:
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Text printed within ornamental borders.
With wood-engraved illustrations by W.C. Blanchard, W.J. Linton, T. Armstrong, G. Dalziel, W. Green, C. Gray, F. Branston, H.L. Clark, J. Thompson, and T. Thompson; after H.C. Selous, J. Franklin, F.R. Pickersgill, T. Creswick, H.J. Townsend, C.H. Weigall, F.W. Topham, J. Tenniel, W. Dyce, J.C. Horsley, C.W. Cope, R. Redgrave.
Publisher's advertisements, [4] pages at end.
BAC: British Art Center bound in publisher's gilt-stamped blue cloth, with bevelled edges. Some of the illustrations are hand-colored, by a former owner. Bookplate: Prize award to David Inglis from George Watson College Schools, Manchester, 1872-1873.
Subject Terms:
English poetry.
English poetry.
George Watson College School -- Prize award to David Inglis, 1872-1873.
Inglis, David -- Prize award from George Watson College Schools, 1872-1873.
Wood engravings -- 1864.
Wood engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1864.
Publisher's advertisements.
Prize books.
Armstrong, Thomas, active 1830-1840, engraver.
Blanchard, W. C., active 1860, engraver.
Branston, Frederick W., engraver.
Clark, H. L., engraver.
Cope, Charles West, 1811-1890, illustrator.
Creswick, Thomas, 1811-1869, illustrator.
Dyce, William, 1806-1864, illustrator.
Dalziel, George, 1815-1902, engraver.
Franklin, John, active 1800-1861, illustrator.
Green, W. T., active 1837-1872, engraver.
Gray, Charles, 1810-approximately 1845, engraver.
Horsley, John Callcott, 1817-1903, illustrator.
Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897, engraver.
Pickersgill, Frederick Richard, 1820-1900, illustrator.
Selous, Henry Courtney, 1803-1890, illustrator.
Tenniel, John, 1820-1914, illustrator.
Thompson, John, 1785-1866, engraver.
Thompson, T., active 1860, engraver.
Topham, Francis William, 1808-1877, illustrator.
Townsend, Henry James, 1810-1890, illustrator.
Redgrave, Richard, 1804-1888, illustrator.
Weigall, Charles Harvey, 1794-1877, illustrator.
Cassell, Petter & Galpin, publisher.

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