Title Page Vignette to Volume 2 of the  Home Book Co. Reprint, Version 2 Depicting a Woman Gathering Flowers
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This dark green and white vignette is from the second volume of the 1902 Home Book Co. Reprint. This depicts a woman gathering flower, dressed in a white Roman-esque stola, carrying a bouqet of wildflowers in one hand, and picking more flowers with her other. Hair is pulled bakc, but is worn down. Behind her is a darker background of trees and wild grass. She is framed by a Roman styled border, laurel leaves and filigre surrounding the bottom, and festooned banner surrounding the books title, author and edition information in red script above her head. The publisher information below her in black script, surrounded by filigree.
Woman Gathering Flowers
Susan Warner. The Wide, Wide World. Reprint, 2 vols. New York: Home Book Co., 
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