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Bow bells : a magazine of general literature and art, for family reading, illustrated with numerous engravings.

London : J. Dicks.
Physical Description:
83 v. : ill., music, ports ; 31 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
AP4 .B69+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Subtitle varies.
Editor: John Dicks.
Bri. Union Cat. of Serials, v. 1, p. 384-385.
The "Ladies' pages" of each issue include wood-engraved embroidery patterns.
Jan.-Mar. 1897, ser. 4, no. 1-4. Cf. British union cat. of periodicals.
Christmas supplements accompany some volumes.
BAC: British Art Center copy has new series no.23 (1865) only. Includes Christmas Supplement for 1865. For the months of Feb., Mar. and April, the experiment was tried of issuing one number, each 2d. instead of 1d., and including with each 2 chromoxylographic prints by Edmund Evans.
Subject Terms:
Dicks, J. -- Publisher.
Embroidery -- England -- Patterns.
Chromoxylographs -- 1862-1897.
Wood engravings -- 1862-1897.
Dicks, John.
Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver.

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