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Creator:
Betham-Edwards, Matilda, 1836-1919.
Title:
Snow-flakes and the stories they told the children / by M. Betham-Edwards ... ; illustrated by H.K. Browne.
Published/Created:
London : Sampson, Low, Son, and Co., [1862]
Physical Description:
46, [2] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN6110.C4 E3 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
PN6110.C4 E3 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations engraved and printed by Edmund Evans after Hablot Knight Browne.
British Art Center has 2 copies in variant publishers' bindings. Copy 1 is bound in gold-stamped purple cloth. Copy 2 is bound in gold-stamped blue cloth with a different design.
Binder's ticket (c. 1): Bone & Son, 76 Fleet Street, London.
"Edmund Evans, engraver and printer."
Title on added t.-p.: Snow flakes.
Text within ornamental border.
Date from Eng. cat. of books and NUC pre-56.
Fairman, Elisabeth R. Pleasures and pastimes, 38
Exhibition History:
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Pleasures and Pastimes (Yale Center for British Art, 1990-02-21 - 1990-04-29)

Subject Terms:
Bone & Son -- Bookbinder.
Children's poetry.
Evans, Edmund -- Printer.
Low, Sampson, Son and Co. -- Publisher.
Underwood, Carol -- Pres. insc. from her Aunt Nellie.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- [1862].
Wood engravings -- [1862].
Contributors:
Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver.
Browne, Hablot Knight, 1815-1882, ill.
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