Information from accompanying cards: Each fore-edge decorated with a double fore-edge painting of unusual artistic skill. The four paintings are elliptical in form, surrounded by decorative borders of leaves, flowers, and branches. On volume I appears a distant view of Oxford.
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Cities & towns
- 1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
- Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1827.
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: The Christian year : thoughts in verse for the Sundays and holydays throughout the year / [John Keble], vol. 1
- Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
- Call #:
RARE BKS PR4839 .K15C4 1827x v.1