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A Child's Garden of Verses
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Details

Object ID 000861

Object Name A Child's Garden of Verses

Object Desc Red hardcover book with an image of a blonde boy in a sailor suit on a swing.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000771

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General Category Printed Material

Category Books

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Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

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Location Room 7, Shelf 20

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords books,Stevenson, Robert Lewis,children's books,poetry,hardcover books,fiction,


Title A Child's Garden of Verses

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Description / Abstract A book of poetry and illustrations for children.

Physical Description Red covered book with a colored illustration of a blonde boy in a sailor suit on a swing. Title of book written in fancy green script. Inside front and back covers are illustrations of a ship and a large bird. Book is 6 inches wide and 7 7/8 inches high

Author Robert Louis Stevenson

Author Details Stevenson was born in 1850 in Edinburg, Scotland. He was a novelist, poet, naturalist, and travel writer. His most notable works are Treasure Island, A Child's Garden of Verses, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He married Fanny Van de Grift Osbourne and had two stepchildren. Stevenson died in 1894 at the age of 44 in the Samoan Islands.

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Language English

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Image Caption CMY771

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Conditions

Date JUL 12,2013

Summary Fair

Assessor Molly Hannan

Notes Cover has edge and corner wear. Cover is almost completely separated from inside pages. Paper is discolored.


Events

Date JUN 12,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 18 from Cabinet 1 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Hallway Shelf 4 from Room 1, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 21,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 20 from Hallway Shelf 4 - automatic entry by admin


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