Front Cover of the [1882] Ward, Lock, and Co. "Lily Series, Complete Edition" Reprint

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“Front Cover of the [1882] Ward, Lock, and Co. "Lily Series, Complete Edition" Reprint
,” Wide, Wide World Digital Edition, accessed May 21, 2018, https://widewideworlddigitaledition.siue.edu/items/show/72.

Description

Ward, Lock, and Co. used this red, cloth-covered binding for an [1882] edition of The Wide, Wide World. The title is placed in front of stamped white lilies. A stamped ribbon is wrapped around the base of the flowers denoting this book is part of "The Lily Series."  The cover also uses black ink stamping on top of the red cloth, forming a border and a background for the white lilies.

Subjects

Front Cover

Date

1882

Source

Wetherell, Elizabeth [Susan Warner]. The Wide, Wide World. Reprint, Lily Series, London: Ward, Lock & Co. [1882].

Contributor

The University of Virginia, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
SIUE IRIS Center

Publisher

The Wide, Wide World Digital Edition
Ward, Lock

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IsPartOf 39UVA

Identifier

39UVA_2