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Pictorial Humpty Dumpty

Collection Data

Names
Tilt and Bogue (Publisher)
Aliquis (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1843
Place: London
Publisher: Tilt & Bogue
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KH 1843 Humpty 12-483
Topics
Nursery rhymes
Children's poetry
Genres
Juvenile literature
Books
Illustrations
Notes
Language: Verse printed in English and French on upper cover; inside, on the pastedown are additional translations of the nursery rhyme in Hebrew, Latin, Welsh, Greek, German, and Italian.
Citation/reference: Abbey, J.R. Life, 559
Content: Issued also as a variant with only four translations on verso of front cover. Cf. Abbey, J.R. Life in England.
Content: Title from cover.
Statement of responsibility: Aliquis fecit
Physical Description
Folded books
Extent: 1 sheet : col. ill. ; 8.5 x 184 cm. folded to 8.5 x 24 cm.
Housed inside and affixed to an oblong pictorial folder with pictorial paper boards. Rebacked and repaired. The folded sheet is linen backed. NN
Etchings
Hand colored continuous strip-etching illustrating the nursery rhyme.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19681747
Library of Congress Control Number: 2004563193
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2c9240d0-c61f-012f-8f78-58d385a7bc34
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