Title Page Vignette to the 1891 J. B. Lippincott Company "New Edition" Reprint Depicting a Ship at Sea
“Title Page Vignette to the 1891 J. B. Lippincott Company "New Edition" Reprint Depicting a Ship at Sea,” Wide, Wide World Digital Edition, accessed November 28, 2020, https://widewideworlddigitaledition.siue.edu/items/show/1024.
This black and white illustration, appearing as the title page vignette to the 1891 J. B. Lippincott & Co. "New Edition" reprint, depicts a ship on a rough sea. The illustration first appeared without color in James Nisbet's 1853 Author's Edition (see 3WIS). The image depicts a large ship on a dark, rough sea. The ship is heading towards the horizon as the sun rises.
Wetherell, Elizabeth [Susan Warner]. The Wide, Wide, World. Reprint, New ed., 2 vols. in 1. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1891.
CIA-The Constitution Island Association, http://www.constitutionisland.org/wp/
The Wide, Wide World Digital Edition
Philadelphia, PA, United States
The Wide, Wide World Digital Edition by Jessica DeSpain, Jennifer Brady, Melissa White, and Jill Anderson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.