Category Archives: 1895

Ethel Reed: photograph by Fred Holland Day (2)

[Photo credit: Library of Congress] Photograph of Ethel Reed by Fred Holland Day, c. 1895.  

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Ethel Reed: photograph by Fred Holland Day (1)

[Photo credit: Library of Congress] Photograph of Ethel Reed by Fred Holland Day, c. 1895.

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Smith — Arabella and Araminta Stories (1895)

[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) … Continue reading

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Rood — Pierre Puvis de Chavannes (1895)

[Photo credit: Library of Congress] Lily Lewis Rood, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes: A Sketch (Boston: L. Prang & Co., 1895). Poster. Inscription on Library of Congress copy: “For — Frances Benjamin Johnston | From — Ethel Reed — ‘hoping that there may … Continue reading

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Carman — Behind the Arras (1895)

[Photo credit: Library of Congress] Bliss Carman, Behind the Arras (Boston and New York: Lamson, Wolffe & Co., 1895). Poster. Digital copy of the book: HathiTrust.

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Bouton — Uncle Sam’s Church (1895)

[Photo credit: National Museum of American History] John Bell Bouton, Uncle Sam’s Church: His Creed, Bible and Hymn-Book (Boston: Lamson, Wolffe, 1895). Poster. Inscription on NMAH copy: “Compliments of Ethel Reed | (Her first book-poster[)] | Boston Spring ’95.” Digital copy of the … Continue reading

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Boston Sunday Herald (24 February [1895])

[Photo credit: New York Public Library] Inscription on copy owned by the National Museum of American History: “Compliments of Ethel Reed | (First poster) | February – 1895.”

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Bolton — The Love-Story of Ursula Wolcott (1895)

[Photo credit: Library of Congress] [Photo credit: John Lehner] [Photo credit: John Lehner] Charles Knowles Bolton, The Love-Story of Ursula Wolcott: Being a Tale in Verse of the Time of the “Great Revival” in New England (Boston: Lamson, Wolffe & Co., 1895). Ethel … Continue reading

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