Object ID 003204
Object Name George Eliot's Silas Marner
Object Desc A 1911 edition of George Eliot's "Silas Marner" published by Henry Holt and Company. Edited by Ellen Garrigues.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002888
General Category Printed Material
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 1, Shelf 20
Object Date 1911
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords George Eliot,Silas Marner,books,England,
Title George Eliot's Silas Marner
Series English Readings for School
Edition 1911, ed Ellen Garrigues
Description / Abstract The fictional life story of Silas Marner; an English weaver from Northern England. The novel is noted for its realism and topics of religion, industrialization, and the community.
Physical Description A brown hard covered book with navy blue or dark green design and text. The front and spine feature vertical lines. The cover lists the series name, the title, and the editor's last name. The spine has Eliot's Silas Marner at the top and the logo for the Henry Holt and Company. The inner covers features light yellow interlacing quadfoil designs with the series name and quotes Richard De Bury, Chaucer, Francis Bacon, and Ralph Waldo Emerson. The contents include an introduction with the biography of Eliot, as well as a bibliography, notes, and three illustrations. Possibly part of Holt and Co's Owl Books.
Publisher Henry Holt and Company
Publisher Details Founded in New York City by Henry Holt and Frederick Leypoldt in 1866. Produces various genres of books from children's literature to adult fiction. Produced Owl Books and other imprints. It is now under Macmillan Publishers.
Spine / Label
Date APR 10,2015
Assessor Christine Jankowski
Notes The cover has some wear and fading, especially on the spine. The pages are riddled with brown spots throughout. Some pages are chipped on the edges. The book has writing, drawings, and old-fashioned stickers inside by Vera Freeland (see frontispiece, xxviii, 2, 19, 69, and 115 for examples.)
Date APR 18,2015
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 20 from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin