Title Page to Volume 1 of the 1852 George P. Putnam 16th Edition, Version 1
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In the title page for George P. Putnam's 1852 edition of the novel, the title is printed in the top quarter of the page followed by a period. The author's pseudonym Elizabeth Wetherell is printed in the page's middle. An inscription taken from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow' poem, "To a Child," appears above an image of a globe. The globe is wrapped in a banner with the line, "Ad Genium Justitia," or, "To Genius and Justice," the names Cooper, Irving, and Bryant, and Putnam's initials. The edition is stated as the first of two volumes in the sixteenth edition. George P. Putnam's address is listed as "New York, 10 Park Place." Roman numerals indicate the year of the edition, 1852.
Wetherell, Elizabeth [Susan Warner]. The Wide, Wide World. Reprint, 2 vols. 16th ed. New York: George P. Putnam, 1852.
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