|Title||The alphabet of flowers (cover) |
|Publisher||Dean & Son|
|Publisher Location||England--London |
|Publication Date||ca. 1847-1855 |
|Image Production Process||Relief prints--woodcuts|
|Notes||Illustrated with hand colored woodcuts.|
The cover depicts a bouquet of flowers surrounded by insects.
This book was designed to teach the names of flowers to young children.
Printed on the cover: London, Dean & Son, Threadneedle St.
|Contextual Notes||Thomas Dean's publishing company was located at Threadneedle Street from c. 1800-1855, at Ludgate Hill from 1856-1870, and at Fleet Street from 1871-1890. He published under the name Thomas Dean from c. 1800-1810, as Dean and Munday from 1811-1842, as Dean & Company from 1843-1846, and as Dean & Son from 1847 onward. |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Alphabets--Juvenile literature; Flowers--Juvenile poetry |
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL0789 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection PE1155.A464 1854 |
|Physical Description|| p.: illustrated; 17 x 13.5 cm. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original book at 400-600 dpi in TIFF format using a ScanMaker 6800, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2008. |
|Exhibit Checklist||Exhibit Checklist B.10 |