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The Resource Life of George Washington : embracing anecdotes illustrative of his character : with embellishments

Life of George Washington : embracing anecdotes illustrative of his character : with embellishments

Label
Life of George Washington : embracing anecdotes illustrative of his character : with embellishments
Title
Life of George Washington
Title remainder
embracing anecdotes illustrative of his character : with embellishments
Title variation
Pictorial life of Washington
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
PP
Illustrations
  • plates
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Life of George Washington : embracing anecdotes illustrative of his character : with embellishments
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • By Horatio Hastings Weld; sometimes also attributed to John Frost
  • Also issued as: Pictorial life of George Washington
  • Spine title: Pictorial life of Washington
  • Copyright 1845 by Lindsay & Blakiston
  • Hand-colored plates
  • Three plates signed: Gilbert & Gihon
  • Intended for juvenile audience
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[2], viii, 9-222, [2] p., [8] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Book plate mounted on front paste down: A collection of first editions brought together by Fred A. and Frances Rosenstock.
  • Blue and yellow design lining paper.
  • Bound in original brown cloth with design in blind stamp on upper and lower cover. Illustration in gilt on upper cover. Lettering and design in gilt on spine.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)UTBG96-B1698
  • (OCoLC)ocn136887849
Label
Life of George Washington : embracing anecdotes illustrative of his character : with embellishments
Publication
Note
  • By Horatio Hastings Weld; sometimes also attributed to John Frost
  • Also issued as: Pictorial life of George Washington
  • Spine title: Pictorial life of Washington
  • Copyright 1845 by Lindsay & Blakiston
  • Hand-colored plates
  • Three plates signed: Gilbert & Gihon
  • Intended for juvenile audience
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[2], viii, 9-222, [2] p., [8] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Book plate mounted on front paste down: A collection of first editions brought together by Fred A. and Frances Rosenstock.
  • Blue and yellow design lining paper.
  • Bound in original brown cloth with design in blind stamp on upper and lower cover. Illustration in gilt on upper cover. Lettering and design in gilt on spine.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)UTBG96-B1698
  • (OCoLC)ocn136887849

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