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Creator:
Abbott, Jacob, 1803-1879.
Title(s):

The history of Alfred the Great / by Jacob Abbott ; with engravings.

Published/Created:
London : Nathaniel Cooke, (Late Ingram, Cooke, and Co.), Milford House, Strand, 1853.
Physical Description:
184 p. : ill., map, port. ; 18 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA153 .A23 1853
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Numerous wood-engraved illustrations (some full-page) within text throughout.
Printed by Petter and Galpin, Playhouse-Square, Blackfriars.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gold-stamped calf. Armorial device of the East India Company stamped in gilt on upper board.
Subject Terms:
Alfred, King of England, 849-899.
Anglo-Saxons -- England -- Wessex -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Cooke, Nathaniel -- Publisher.
East India Company -- Bookplate.
Great Britain -- History -- Alfred, 871-899.
Petter and Galpin -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Armorial bindings (Binding)
Wood engravings -- 1853.
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