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The story of Dolly Dowsie and the live rocking horse

Collection Data

Hood, Tom, 1835-1874 (Author)
Archer, Thomas, 1830-1893 (Author)
Bennett, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1829-1867 (Artist)
Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905 (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1865
Place: London
Publisher: Sampson Low, Son and Marston
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents SA 1227b (Bennett)
Creation/production credits: One of a series of Great fun toy books (8 v. issued 1865; cf. Eng. cat.) with wood-engraved cover design by E. Evans after C.H. Bennett, printed in colors (front cover) and black (back cover). The 8 v. were subsequently issued together as: Great fun stories / by Thomas Hood and Thomas Archer. London : Sampson Low, Son and Marston, 1866. Cf. Osborne Coll., v. 1, p. 356.
Content: Issued in illustrated yellow paper covers.
Content: Illustrations: 6 full-page wood engravings printed in colors, one with monogram VB.
Ownership: Provenance: Justin G. Schiller (bookplate)
Physical Description
Extent: 12 p., [6] leaves of plates :col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11027878
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ab70b940-8bf4-0138-1291-7556ca42a5dc
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