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Creator:
Pratt, Anne, 1806-1893.
Title(s):

Wild flowers. by Anne Pratt ...

Published/Created:
London, Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1852-53.
Physical Description:
2 v. ill., col. plates. 14 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QK306 P7 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
QK306 P7 Copy 2
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
V. 1 first issued in parts, each with a cover-title dated 1851.
Of green leaf, bird, and flower: artists' books and the natural world, p. 54
Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 65
Selected exhibitions: “'Of Green Leaf, Bird, and Flower': Artists' Books and the Natural World" (Yale Center for British Art, May 15 - August 10, 2014) ; "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC : British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 1 has the bookplate of Alfred C. Style, along with numerous ms. notes in the margins. Copy 2 is imperfect: v. 2 wanting. V. 1 of copy 2 issued in parts. Copy 2 has the autograph of C.M. Redrup.
BAC : Plates designed, engraved, and printed by W. Dickes.--Cf. McLean, Ruari. Victorian book design and colour printing. 2d ed. London, 1972, p. 199.
BAC : "R. Clay, printer."
BAC : "Published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge."
Subject Terms:
Wild flowers -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Chromolithographs -- 1852-1853.
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