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Betham-Edwards, Matilda, 1836-1919, Little bird red and little bird blue , MDCCCLXI 
Little bird red and little bird blue : a tale of the woods / by M. Betham Edwards ; illustrated by T. R. Macquoid.
- Additional Title(s):
Little bird red
- London : Sampson Low, Son & Co., MDCCCLXI 
- Physical Description:
- 47,  p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsPR4109.B14 L58 1861Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Full Orbis Record:
- Articles & Chapters
- Drama in verse.
"The story of "Little bird red and little bird blue" is adapted, with some alterations, from the German of an unknown author ..."--T.p. verso.
Spine title: Little bird red.
"London: Printed and engraved by Edmund Evans, Raquet Court."--P. 
Title page engraved.
Text appears within a variety of wood-engraved floral fram-borders. Many include color wood engravings. Protective unnumbered blank pages between each page. Wood engraved frontispiece signed by E. Evans and T. Macquoid.
Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910, p. 621
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's blind- and gilt-stamped purple cloth, with gilt edges. Binder's ticket: Bound by Bone & Son, 76, Fleet St., London. Inscribed: Helen Florence Dames with her grandmama's love Christmas 1861. Leaf bearing ms notes on the blue bird within a floral border in pen and brown ink tipped in immediately following text.
- Subject Terms:
- Bone & Son -- Binder.Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905 -- Printer.Sampson Low, Son & Co. -- Publisher.
- Ink drawings -- 1861.
Botanical illustrations -- 1861. l
Chromoxylographs -- 1861.
Wood engravings -- 1861.
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