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Cautionary verses: PB 368-2003

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Cautionary verses


Author: Belloc, Hilaire
Illustrator: Bentley, Nicholas Clerihew
Illustrator: Blackwood, Lord Basil
Publisher: Duckworth and Co



By H. Belloc. Illustrated album edition with the original pictures by B. T. B. and Nicholas Bentley .

Contents: Cautionary tales for children.--New cautionary tales.--The bad child's book of beasts.--More beasts for worse children.--More peers.--A moral alphabet.--Ladies and gentlemen

Various paginations [ca 407 p.] : ill ; 21 cm

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1940


Bound in red cloth, gold stamped with title on spine and illustration on front cover.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 368-2003
Primary reference Number: 98312
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 June 2016 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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