The Ulm Münster Book-Covers, Ulm, ca. 1506, via The British Museum. ;partId=1
‘Butterflies and Moths’ by W. Furneaux, 1894, Longmans, Green, and Co. ‘William Samuel Furneaux (2 June 1855, Devonport – 1940) was a British science teacher and nature writer. He gained considerable fame in the 1890s and early twentieth century for…
‘Stories by Poe’ by Edgar Allan Poe, book cover designed by Paul Woodroffe, 1908, The Daily Heller. ‘Born in Boston the son of peniless actors, Poe was orphaned at the age of three and taken into the home of Scotish…
‘Poems’ by Edgar Allan Poe, to which is added a full and impartial ‘Memoir of the Poet Edgar Allan Poe’, Hurst & Co. , 1882.
‘The Poetical Works’ of William Cowper with illustrations by Hugh Cameron, Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo, 1869.
‘Faust’ by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Clarke & Company, 1886, translated by Anna Swanwick.
‘The Violet Fairy Book’ by Andrew Lang, 1901.
‘Granford’ by Elizabeth Gaskell, 1853. Elizabeth Gaskell was a friend of Charlotte Brontë and wrote the biography, ‘Life of Charlotte Brontë’, 1857.
‘Lady of the Lake’ by Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832), Donohue, Henneberry and Co. Walter Scott was born in Edinburgh, Scotland on August 15, 1771. He began his literary career by writing metrical tales. The Lay of the Last Minstrel, Marmion,…
‘Poems’ by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, F. S. Ellis, 1870, London, Binding: Cobden-Sanderson.