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Group Title: Walter Crane's toy books. New series
Title: My mother
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00027058/00001
 Material Information
Title: My mother
Series Title: Walter Crane's toy books. New series
Physical Description: 8 leaves : col. ill. (wood engravings) ; 25 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Taylor, Ann, 1782-1866
Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 ( Illustrator )
Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905 ( Engraver, Printer )
Aldrich Collection (Brown University)
George Routledge and Sons ( Publisher )
Publisher: George Routledge & Sons,
George Routledge & Sons
Place of Publication: London
Manufacturer: Edmund Evans, engraver and printer ...
Publication Date: [1873]
Copyright Date: 1873
Subject: Mother and child -- Juvenile literature   ( lcsh )
Children's poetry -- 1873
Picture books for children -- 1873
Publishers' advertisements -- 1873
Bldn -- 1873
Genre: Children's poetry
Picture books for children
Publishers' advertisements
non-fiction   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: England -- London
Citation/Reference: Massé, G.C.E. Walter Crane,
General Note: Poem, beginning "Who fed me from her gentle breast".
General Note: Cover title; printer from back cover.
General Note: Illustrations and cover design by Walter Crane.
General Note: Dated 1873 in Spencer, Isobel Walter Crane (London, 1975), p. 202, agreeing with Massé.
General Note: The first in the "New series" of Walter Crane's toy books.
General Note: Earlier Routledge editions of this poem, in series Routledge's threepenny toy-books, no. 19, and Routledge's shilling toy books, no. 44, not illustrated by Crane.
General Note: Consists of 4 bifolia printed on one side, chromoxylographs with letterpress, saddle stitched in col. pictorial stiff paper wrapper; leaves 1 and 8 pasted down to inside of wrapper.
General Note: Wrapper: Printed in red, green, and black on dark yellow; publisher's advertisement on back cover: "Routledge's new sixpenny toy books. Beautifully printed ... Dalziel Brothers", nos. 37-106 (with gaps) in a single list; Evans's imprint at foot.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00027058
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: notis - AJU2813
oclc - 26879868
alephbibnum - 001868295

Table of Contents
    Front Cover
        Front Cover
        Page 1
        Page 2
        Page 3
        Page 4-5
        Page 6
        Page 7
        Page 8
    Back Cover
        Back Cover
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THO fed me from her gentle breast.
And hush'd me in her arms to rest,
And on my cheek sweet kisses prest ?
My Mother.
When sleep forsook my open eye,

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SWho sat and watched my infant head,
When sleeping on my cradle bed
And tears o, sweet affection -h-d ?
Nl Mother.

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Who dress'd my doll in clothes so gay,
And taught me pretty how to play,
And minded all I had to say?
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And if G-.-, plea- e my life to spare.
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Sto m ake it well ?
Nly Mother.

When thou art feeble, old, and gray.
lMy healthy arm shall be thy) stay,
And 1 will soothe thy pains away.
Mlv Mother.

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'Twill be my turn to watch thy bed,
And tears of sweet affection shed,
My Mother.

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