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[At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek]

Image ID: 1697954

[At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek] (ca. 1900)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [At length I spied a little cove on the right shore of the creek]


: Rhead, Louis, 1857-1926 -- Illustrator

Published Date

: ca. 1900


: Halftone photomechanical prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photomechanical print : halftone, col. ; 16 x 11 cm.


: A dog who also survived the shipwreck watches from the shore. Note the two cats sitting on the supply box at left, above the pistols. Note 2.) Compare this picture to the black-and-white version from another edition of the book (Image ID: 1697954). Note 3.) Written under picture: "Illus[tration] by Louis Rhead for for (sic) Robinson Crusoe". Crusoe rows supplies ashore on a raft made from the timbers of his wrecked ship.

Original Source

: From The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner. (New York : Harper & Brothers, c1900) Defoe, Daniel (1661?-1731), Author. Rhead, F. A. (Frederick Alfred) (1855-), Illustrator. Rhead, Louis (1857-1926), Illustrator.


: Children's book illustrations / Book illustrations -- Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe

Source Description

: 2 folders (66 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1697954

Record ID

: 1867454

Digital Item Published

: 9-22-2009; updated 7-20-2012

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