This is the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built ; This is the rat, that ate the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built.

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Names
Caldecott, Randolph (1846-1886) (Artist)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Nursery rhymes -- House that Jack built

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1912
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI NURSE-Hou
Topics
Nursery rhymes
Rats
Bags
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Source note: R. Caldecott''s picture book (no.1) : containing the diverting history of John Gilpin, the house that Jack built, an elegy on the death of a mad dog, the babes in the wood. (London ; New York F. Warne 1912?) Caldecott, Randolph (1846-1886), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 prints (1 sheet) : b ; 19 x 18 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 733b24d0-c5bc-012f-4e27-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1846: Creator Born
  • 1886: Creator Died
  • 1912: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "This is the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built ; This is the rat, that ate the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6953df5c-3882-301d-e040-e00a18064233

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "This is the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built ; This is the rat, that ate the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6953df5c-3882-301d-e040-e00a18064233

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1912). This is the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built ; This is the rat, that ate the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6953df5c-3882-301d-e040-e00a18064233

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This is the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built ; This is the rat, that ate the malt, that lay in the house that Jack built.