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["What fearful shapes and shadows beset his path amidst the dim and ghastly glare of a snowy night!"]

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Title
["What fearful shapes and shadows beset his path amidst the dim and ghastly glare of a snowy night!"]
Names
Lacour, Octave L. (Wood-engraver)
Boughton, George Henry (1834-1905) (Artist)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Book illustrations -- Irving - Rip Van Winkle

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI BOOK-Irv-Rip
Topics
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Rip Van Winkle
Snow
Van Winkle, Rip (Fictitious character)
Men -- Clothing & dress -- United States -- 1700-1799
Anxiety
Lost persons
Dutch Americans -- New York (State)
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "From 'Rip Van Winkle.'" "Macmillan & Co." Written on border: "Dec 1894"

Source note: The book buyer. (New York : Scribner''s, 1867-1918).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 14.5 x 8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: c8131870-c5ba-012f-babd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "["What fearful shapes and shadows beset his path amidst the dim and ghastly glare of a snowy night!"]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c05678f-69cd-2e46-e040-e00a18063006

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "["What fearful shapes and shadows beset his path amidst the dim and ghastly glare of a snowy night!"]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c05678f-69cd-2e46-e040-e00a18063006

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1894). ["What fearful shapes and shadows beset his path amidst the dim and ghastly glare of a snowy night!"] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c05678f-69cd-2e46-e040-e00a18063006

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["What fearful shapes and shadows beset his path amidst the dim and ghastly glare of a snowy night!"]