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At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek

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1697954

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Title
At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek
Names
Rhead, Louis (1857-1926) (Illustrator)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Book illustrations -- Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900 (Approximate)
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI BOOK
Shelf locator: PC-CHI BOOK-Def-Rob
Topics
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. Robinson Crusoe
Dogs
Rivers
Cats
Barrels
Rafts
Castaways
Genres
Halftone photomechanical prints
Notes
Content: A dog who also survived the shipwreck watches from the shore. Note the two cats sitting on the supply box at left, above the pistols.
Content: Compare this picture to the black-and-white version from another edition of the book (Image ID: 1697954).
Content: Written under picture: "Illus[tration] by Louis Rhead for for (sic) Robinson Crusoe". Crusoe rows supplies ashore on a raft made from the timbers of his wrecked ship.
Source note: The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner. (New York : Harper Brothers, c1900) Defoe, Daniel (1661?-1731), Author. Rhead, F. A. (Frederick Alfred) (1855-), Illustrator. Rhead, Louis (1857-1926), Illustrator.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photomechanical print : halftone, col. ; 16 x 11 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 224608b0-c5ba-012f-2181-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1926: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b9ef18-c59b-3b78-e040-e00a18066a15

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b9ef18-c59b-3b78-e040-e00a18066a15

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1900). At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b9ef18-c59b-3b78-e040-e00a18066a15

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At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek