|Title||The jolly A B C (cover) |
|Author||Blampied, Edmund, 1886-1966 |
|Publisher||Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd.|
|Publisher Location||Great Britain |
|Publication Date||1920 |
|Image Production Process||Planographic prints--lithographs|
|Notes||Illustrated with color printed lithographs.|
Each letter of the alphabet is represented by a trade or occupation.
The cover depicts a young boy and girl riding "horsey" on a man's back as he crawls along the floor. The boy and girl are shown holding a pompom and balloons, while a dog plays alongside.
Printed on the cover: By Blam.
|Contextual Notes||Edmund Blampied was a lithographer, caricaturist, cartoonist, book illustrator, and artist working in oils, watercolours, silhouettes and bronze. He is primarily known for his etchings and drypoints.|
Thomas Nelson is a publishing firm that began in Scotland in 1798. It originally sold only religious texts, but increasingly also began selling popular literature and educational material in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
|Subjects (LCSH)||English language -- Alphabet -- Juvenile literature; Alphabet rhymes |
Trades and Occupations
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL1100 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection. PE1155.B535 1920 |
|Physical Description|| p.: illustrated; 29 x 22 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.33 |