Jack the giant-killer / by Richard Doyle

Author(s): Doyle, Richard, 1824-1883
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Subjects: Fairy tales
Folklore
Giants--Juvenile fiction
Giants--Folklore
England--Folklore
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: London : Eyre and Spottiswoode, [1888?]
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 48 p. : ill. (col.) ; 26 cm
Alternate Titles: Cover title: Jack the giant killer
Caption title: Marvellous history of Jack the giant-killer
Additional Authors: Illustrator : Doyle, Richard, 1824-1883
Publisher : Eyre & Spottiswoode
Notes: Color illustrated half title and title page
Text in longhand, each page illustrated with images by Doyle and surrounded by a different, decorated border
References: Engen, R. Richard Doyle, p. 198
References: Osborne Coll., I, p. 29
References: BM 55:434
Summary: Jack goes searching for giants to kill and it is impossible for him to fail, especially with the aid of The Cloak of Darkness, The Cap of Wisdom, The Shoes of Speed, and The Sword of Sharpness
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Binding: Bound in lime green cloth with red lettering and illustration; fancy end papers decorated with florand leaf print, white on green
OCLC Number: 639326202