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"It would have made a stoic smile to have seen me and my little family sit down to dinner."

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"It would have made a stoic smile to have seen me and my little family sit down to dinner." (1923)


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Image Title

:  "It would have made a stoic smile to have seen me and my little family sit down to dinner."

Creator

: Wood, Stanley -- Artist

Published Date

: 1923

Medium

: Halftone photomechanical prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photomechanical print : halftone ; 15 x 9.5 cm.

Notes

: Crusoe shares dinner with his animal companions, the dog and two cats rescued from the shipwreck and a parrot found on the island. Note the bones on the dirt floor of the hut! Note 2.) Written beneath image: "BOKL Dec 1923", indicating the December 1923 edition of "The Bookman" magazine, a combined catalog and house organ for the London publisher Hodder & Stoughton.

Original Source

: From Bookman. (London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1891-) .

Source

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

Source Description

: 2 folders (66 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-CHI BOOK-Def-Rob

Digital ID

: 1698205

Record ID

: 1867655

Digital Item Published

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

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