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Title(s):

The primer / edited by H. Mayhew ; embellished by J. Gilbert ; engraved by W. Stevens.

Published/Created:
London : Published at the office of the Illuminated Magazine, [1844].
Physical Description:
[58] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 17 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PE1119.A1 P74 1844
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Undetermined
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Decorated paper boards.
Date from Osborne Coll.
"William Stevens, Printer."
At head of title: Dedicated to the Queen.
No others were published"--Cf. Osborne Coll.
Subsequent ed. published in 1847 as: The Prince of Wales' primer.
Illustrations engraved by Ebenezer Landells after Sir John Gilbert.
Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910, p. 130.
Subject Terms:
Illuminated Magazine (Office of) -- Publisher.
Readers (Primary) -- 1800-1870.
Stevens, W. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- 1844.
Wood engravings -- 1844.
Contributors:
Mayhew, Henry, 1812-1887.
Landells, Ebenezer, 1808-1860, engraver.
Gilbert, John, Sir, 1817-1897, ill.
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