Smith — Arabella and Araminta Stories (1895)

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[Photo credits: John Lehner]


[Photo credit: Library of Congress]

Gertrude Smith, The Arabella and Araminta Stories (Boston: Copeland & Day, 1895).

The cover design,  illustrations, and endpapers are by Ethel Reed. Copeland & Day also issued a large paper edition (fifteen copies) on “Royal Japanese paper,” with the illustrations on six different kinds of paper.

Materials relating to the book (including ER’s illustrations) are in the Gertrude Smith Collection, Princeton University LibraryIndiana University Library has a set of proofs of the illustrations.

[Update] I have now added images of the binding, endpapers, and illustrations.

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