Flowers from fairy land : containing elegant poetical versions of Beauty and the beast,--Little red riding hood,--Blue beard, and Jack the giant killer / by Albert Smith ; embellished with eighty elegant engravings designed by Alfred Crowquill

Author(s): Smith, Albert, 1816-1860
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Subjects: Fairy tales--Literary collections
Children's stories--19th century
Children's poetry--19th century
Animals--Juvenile fiction
Fairies--Juvenile fiction
Grandmothers--Juvenile fiction
Granddaughters--Juvenile fiction
Wolves--Juvenile fiction
Pirates--Juvenile fiction
Giants--Juvenile fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: New York : Hurst & Co., [18--?]
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 1 v. (various pagings), [4] p., [8] leaves of plates : fronts., ill. ; 20 cm
Additional Authors: Author : Bayley, F. W. N. (Frederic William Naylor), 1808-1853
Engraver : Crowquill, Alfred
Illustrator : Leech, Thomas
Publisher : Hurst & Company
Notes: Alfred Crowquill is a pseudonym used by Alfred Henry Forrester and Charles Robert Forrester interchangeably; later used exclusively by Alfred Forrester
Each story has its own illustrated title page and frontispiece
Prose and poetry
Publisher's advertisements follow text (4 p.)
Contents: Jack the giant killer / by F.W.N. Bayley ; with illustrations by Leech, 95 p. -- Little Red riding hood / by F.W.N. Bayley ; with illustrations, humorous, and numerous, 64 p. -- Blue beard / F.W.N. Bayley ; with illustrations, humorous, and numerous, 64 p. -- Beauty and the beast / Albert Smith ; with illustrations by Alfred Crowquill, 64 p
Binding: Bound in pictorial dark orange cloth stamped in gilt and black; fancy borders embossed in back cover; end papers are orange
OCLC Number: 647184627