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vii, [1] pages, 2 leaves, 298, [1] pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : color frontispiece, plates. Curated title for Fleet Library Special Collections book cover exhibition Bound to Please, fall 2022. CONTENTS: The blue flower [from the German of Novalis] -- The source -- The mill -- Spy rock -- Wood-magic -- The other wise man -- A handful of clay -- The lost word -- The first Christmas-tree. Illustrations by J.R. Weguelin, Frank V. DuMond, Arthur Heming, Howard Pyle, and C.K. Linson. Title page printed in red and black. Decorated cloth binding, signed MA (Margaret Armstrong) Dark blue cloth, lettering and decoration emboss in gold, blue, and green. Top edge gold gilt. Case binding. Library copy November 1906 printing.

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New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1902.


Charles Scribner's Sons


New York


Bound to Please Exhibit 2022; religious art; religious drama; religions and religious concepts; fiction; illustrations (layout features); illustration (process)


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The Blue Flower



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