Visual display of the The adventures of a brownie

  1. Front
  2. Front
  3. Spine
  4. End paper

The adventures of a brownie

  • 1922
  • Green embossed-linen-grain cloth. Blue and brown stamping and full-color paper onlay on front. Blue and brown stamping on spine. No decoration on back. Endpapers printed with brown narrative scene of a game of "follow the leader". Top gilt.
  • Signed binding: M. L. Kirk on bottom of onlay.
  • Book topics: Publishers' bindings--United States--History--19th century--Specimens; Book covers--United States--History--19th century--Specimens.

Details

Date
1922
Publisher
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; London, United Kingdom: J. B. Lippincott Company
Language
English
Description of Original
Height: 24 cm.; Width: 19 cm.; Depth: 4 cm.
Subjects
Creatures/Supernatural beings
Animals — Domestic
Clothing/Accessories — Hats/Caps
Clothing/Accessories — Shoes
Clothing/Accessories — Men/Boys
Clothing/Accessories — Women/Girls
Decoration/Ornament — Borders — Ruled
Decoration/Ornament — Floral
Decoration/Ornament — Trees/Plants
Games/Leisure — Outdoor
Games/Leisure — Playing
Landscape/Nature — Forest/Trees/Plants
Landscape/Nature — Rivers/Streams/Lakes
Music — Instruments — Horns
People — Children
People — Men
People — Women
People — Girls
People — Boys
Weaponry — Knives/Spears
Book-cloth — Color — Green
Book-cloth — Grain pattern — Linen
Bookbinding — Techniques — Blue stamping
Bookbinding — Techniques — Brown stamping
Bookbinding — Techniques — Onlay
Endpapers — Printed — Narrative scene
Endpapers — Color — Brown
Bookbinding — Edge treatment — Top gilt
United States
Location of Original
University of Wisconsin--Madison. Libraries. : CA 15777 no. 39
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