Book, Writing
Book, Writing
Book, Writing
Book, Writing
Book, Writing
Book, Writing
Book, Writing
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Randall House - Wolfville Historical Society

Book, Writing


Accession number: 14.10.1
Category: Writing Media
Date: before 2014
Materials: Paper
Measurements: 14.5 cm L x 20 cm W
Scope & Content: 76 pages, including title page and index pages. Authors of verses include Whittier, Southey, Longfellow. The illustrations are mostly floral but also included are birds, insects and small landscape scenes.
Description: An originally blank page book of watercolour quality paper in which has been hand written in ink selected verses of poems with illustrations done in watercolour.  On the first page is written: Choice Selections Written and Illustrated by S & M There is a short index of flower illustrations and the authors of the accompanying poems in the front.  The pages subsequent to the index are numbered 1-73. The book has been conserved and rebound.