Afternoon tea : rhymes for children /

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Imprint:London : Frederick Warne and Co. ; Newcastle-on-Tyne : Mawson, Swan, and Morgan, [1880]
Description:64 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Children's poetry, English
Children's poetry, English.
Juvenile works.
Poetry.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3595393
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Other authors / contributors:Sowerby, J. G. (John G.)
Emmerson, H. H. (Henry Hetherington), 1831-1895.
Notes:Cover and half-title: Afternoon tea / by J.G. Sowerby and H.H. Emmerson. According to Sowerby's daughter Amy Millicent (Illustrators of children's books (Boston, 1947), p. 362)) he was "engaged in writing and illustrating books for children" in the 1880s, and so may have been at least joint and perhaps sole author of the verses.
Publication date from English catalogue, III, p. 6 (listed under title; 4to, 6s.).
"[All rights reserved]" printed below border on t.p.
"The pages of this work are printed by ..."--p. 64, listing Dalziel Brothers (p. 1-24, 57-64), Brain and Co. (p. 25-40), and Clay, Son and Taylor (p. 41-56).
Binding: quarter green cloth, col. pictorial paper-covered boards (front and back identical), all edges stained green; green floral endpapers.
Osborne Coll. I, p. 49

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