The Resource Beauty in common things, illustrated by twelve drawings from nature by Mrs. J. W. Whymper ; printed in colors by William Dickes ; with descriptions by the author of "Life underground," "Life in the walls," "Robin the bold," &c., &c. ; published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

Beauty in common things, illustrated by twelve drawings from nature by Mrs. J. W. Whymper ; printed in colors by William Dickes ; with descriptions by the author of "Life underground," "Life in the walls," "Robin the bold," &c., &c. ; published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

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Beauty in common things
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Beauty in common things
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illustrated by twelve drawings from nature by Mrs. J. W. Whymper ; printed in colors by William Dickes ; with descriptions by the author of "Life underground," "Life in the walls," "Robin the bold," &c., &c. ; published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
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Engraver
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Language
eng
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CaOTUTF
Citation location within source
11
Citation source
Docker, Alfred. The colour prints of William Dickes
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Chambers, A. C
Illustrations
illustrations
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1833-1886
  • 1815-1892
  • 1827-1904
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  • Whymper, Emily Hepburn
  • Dickes, William
  • Stanford, Edward
  • Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)
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  • Botany
  • Flowers
  • Wild flowers
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Beauty in common things, illustrated by twelve drawings from nature by Mrs. J. W. Whymper ; printed in colors by William Dickes ; with descriptions by the author of "Life underground," "Life in the walls," "Robin the bold," &c., &c. ; published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
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Author identified in BM Cat and Halkett & Laing as Miss A. C. Chambers
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 55, [1] pages, [12] leaves of colour plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Victoria University Library copy: Bound in red calico-grain cloth blocked in blue, black, gold and blind; Whitelands College Prize for Religious Knowledge bookplate engraved by Edward Stanford.
  • Victoria University Library copy has sepia photography of St. John's Church, Frome by Geo. Bradbury bound between pages 26 and 27; and a printed sheet with the title, "Whitelands College. Instruction of students in the art of teaching in the three practising schools, &c" signed, J. P. Faunthorpe, Principal, dated 1880 bound after the colour plate between pages [28] and [29].
  • Fisher Copy: Bound in green sand grain publisher publisher's cloth over bevelled boards; floral design in gold and black, lettering and title bands in gold with blue initials on upper cover; border with central ornament in blind on back; spine in black.
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colour illustrations)
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remote
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(OCoLC)1041074140
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Beauty in common things, illustrated by twelve drawings from nature by Mrs. J. W. Whymper ; printed in colors by William Dickes ; with descriptions by the author of "Life underground," "Life in the walls," "Robin the bold," &c., &c. ; published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
Link
Publication
Note
Author identified in BM Cat and Halkett & Laing as Miss A. C. Chambers
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 55, [1] pages, [12] leaves of colour plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Victoria University Library copy: Bound in red calico-grain cloth blocked in blue, black, gold and blind; Whitelands College Prize for Religious Knowledge bookplate engraved by Edward Stanford.
  • Victoria University Library copy has sepia photography of St. John's Church, Frome by Geo. Bradbury bound between pages 26 and 27; and a printed sheet with the title, "Whitelands College. Instruction of students in the art of teaching in the three practising schools, &c" signed, J. P. Faunthorpe, Principal, dated 1880 bound after the colour plate between pages [28] and [29].
  • Fisher Copy: Bound in green sand grain publisher publisher's cloth over bevelled boards; floral design in gold and black, lettering and title bands in gold with blue initials on upper cover; border with central ornament in blind on back; spine in black.
Other physical details
colour illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1041074140

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