Title Page to the 1853 T. Nelson & Sons "Nelson's Library for Travellers and the Fireside" Reprint

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THE
WIDE,
WIDE WORLD.
By

Elizabeth Wetherell
Here at the portal thou dost stand,
And with thy little hand
Thou opens the mysterious gate,
Into the future's undiscovered land
I see its valves expand,
As at the touch of Fate!
Into the realms of Love and Hate
Longfellow
T. NELSON
AND
LONDON:

SONS. PATERNOSTER AND EDINBURCH
ROW;
MOCCCUL

Citation

Nelson, “Title Page to the 1853 T. Nelson & Sons "Nelson's Library for Travellers and the Fireside" Reprint,” Wide, Wide World Digital Edition, accessed March 4, 2021, https://widewideworlddigitaledition.siue.edu/items/show/1847.

Description

This is the title page to the 1853 T. Nelson & Sons "Nelson's Library for Travellers and the Fireside" reprint. The page begins with the title of the book in bold followed by the author, Elizabeth Wetherell. After the author an excerpt from Longfellow's "It is Not Always May" appears. Underneath the excerpt at the bottom of the page is the city and publisher. A previous owner has written in the year "1853" underneath the publisher. The entire page has a simple boarder around it.

Subjects

Title Page

Date

1853

Source

Wetherell, Elizabeth [Susan Warner]. The Wide, Wide World. Reprint, Nelson’s Library for Travellers and the Fireside. London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1853.

Creator

Nelson

Contributor

CIA-The Constitution Island Association, http://www.constitutionisland.org/

Publisher

The Wide, Wide World Digital Edition
Nelson

Coverage

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London

Relation

IsPartOf 46CIA

Identifier

46CIA_18_001J