Category Archives: UPDATES

“Ethel Reed by Herself,” Bookman (1895)

[Detail] J[ames] M[acArthur], “A Chat with Miss Ethel Reed,” The Bookman (New York) 2 (December 1895): 277–81. “Ethel Reed. By herself” (p. 277). [Update, 22 May 2013] Inset into one corner of this illustration is a small photograph of Ethel Reed … Continue reading

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“The Work of Miss Ethel Reed,” International Studio (1897)

[Photo credits: John Lehner] “The Work of Miss Ethel Reed.” International Studio 10 (1897): 230-36. These drawings are all described as previously unpublished. [Update, 23 May 2013: The illustrations have now been added.]

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Brown — Road to Castaly

[Photo credit: Boston Public Library] Alice Brown, The Road to Castaly: A Book of Poems. Boston: Copeland & Day, 1896. Cover design. [Update, 23 May 2013] Image added.

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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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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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