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Names
Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) (Artist)
Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) (Author)
Collection

Uncle Tom's cabin

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1852
Place Term: London
Publisher: John Cassell
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEM C955su (Stowe, H. E. B. Uncle Tom's cabin)
Topics
African Americans -- Southern States
Slaves -- Southern States
Slavery -- Southern States
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Content : Arents copy accompanied by: Holograph note (2 p.), signed Hartford, June 30, 1891, beginning "Has there ever been a child like Eva? Yes."

Content : Arents copy: Parts issue; partly unopened.

Content : Called "the first English edition" by Hildreth, but cf. BAL 19518.

Content : Copy in MEM: Duyckinck Collection.

Content : Illustrations: 28 prints : wood engraving ; full-page. By T. Williams, Wm. Measom, M. Jackson and others, after Cruikshank. -- Vignette on t.p. (detail of a full-page ill.)

Content : Notice of "Mrs. Stowe and her family" (p. [xv]-xxii) largely based upon an article from Fraser's magazine, 1852,v. 46, p. 518-525.

Content : Originally issued in 13 weekly pts., beginning Oct. 23, 1852. Title page and other prelims. in pt. 13.

Content : Parts issue: Each pt. (no.) in buff paper covers. Publisher's and general advertisements on p. [2-4] of covers.

Content : Publisher's advertisements: p. [392]

Content : Spencer Coll. copy: Parts issue. A sheet of sketches preliminary to the plate facing p. 22, with the artist's autograph, is laid in no. 8.

Ownership : ARNBIP103

Statement of Responsibility: By Harriet Beecher Stowe ; with twenty-seven illustrations on wood by George Cruikshank, Esq.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : wood engraving.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14005110
UUID: 9e6be610-c607-012f-d8f4-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1792: Creator Born
  • 1852: Issued
  • 1878: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Topsy with Miss Ophelia's wardrobe." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1852. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91f858eb-4989-1047-e040-e00a18062192

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Topsy with Miss Ophelia's wardrobe." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91f858eb-4989-1047-e040-e00a18062192

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1852). Topsy with Miss Ophelia's wardrobe. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91f858eb-4989-1047-e040-e00a18062192

Wikipedia Citation

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Topsy with Miss Ophelia's wardrobe.