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In the morning I took the Bible ; and beginning at the New Testament, I began seriously to read it"

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Title
In the morning I took the Bible ; and beginning at the New Testament, I began seriously to read it"
Names
Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers) (1882-1945) (Illustrator)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Book illustrations -- Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1920
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI BOOK-Def-Rob
Topics
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. Robinson Crusoe
Reading
Cats
Caves
Studying
Castaways
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Printed below image: "[copyright symbol] C. B. C." Written after this: "1920 Cosmopolitan B[oo]k. Corp[oration]. Robinson Crusoe"
Content: Crusoe's intact, but tattered, clothes show that he hasn't been on the island long. Note the cat, saved from the shipwreck, lying with folded feet on the table.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18 x 13.25 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ecff920-c5ba-012f-3a7e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Creator Born
  • 1920: Issued
  • 1945: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "In the morning I took the Bible ; and beginning at the New Testament, I began seriously to read it"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68dfb877-b9dd-77b0-e040-e00a18060bb0

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "In the morning I took the Bible ; and beginning at the New Testament, I began seriously to read it"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68dfb877-b9dd-77b0-e040-e00a18060bb0

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1920). In the morning I took the Bible ; and beginning at the New Testament, I began seriously to read it" Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68dfb877-b9dd-77b0-e040-e00a18060bb0

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In the morning I took the Bible ; and beginning at the New Testament, I began seriously to read it"