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Parables and Tales

Author:
Thomas Gordon Hake (British, Leeds 1809–1895 London)
Illustrator:
Arthur Hughes (British, London 1832–1915 Kew Green)
Engraver:
Dalziel Brothers (British, active 1839–1893)
Designer:
Cover by Dante Gabriel Rossetti (British, London 1828–1882 Birchington-on-Sea)
Publisher:
Chapman and Hall (London)
Printer:
Camden Press (British, London)
Date:
1872
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
7 1/2 x 5 1/8 x 7/16 in. (19.1 x 13 x 1.1 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund
Accession Number:
1973.513.14
Not on view
Inscription: inside front cover, in graphite: "£75.00 / with the rare cover designed by D. G. Rossetti / Fredeman Pre-Raphaelitism 48.6, p. 191, pl. 7"; in ink on half title: "F. W. Robinson Esq. / with the author's kind regards" [presumably inscribed by Thomas Gordon Hake]
Vendor: Hartnoll & Eyre, Ltd.
Ray-Brit. 180 (Rossetti) Ray-Brit. 166D (binding) McLean p. 153
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