Strolls by Starlight and Sunshine

Artist: Alice Cordelia Morse (American, Ohio 1863–1961)

Author: Written by William Hamilton Gibson (American, Newton, Connecticut 1850–1896 Washington, Connecticut)

Publisher: Published by Harper & Brothers (American, New York)

Date: 1891

Medium: Green cloth over boards with gold decoration

Dimensions: Overall: 10 1/16 x 15 1/16 in. (25.6 x 38.3 cm)
Front cover: 10 1/16 x 6 13/16 in. (25.6 x 17.3 cm)
Front cover and spine: 10 1/16 x 8 1/4 in. (25.6 x 21 cm)

Classification: Bindings

Credit Line: Gift of Alice C. Morse, 1923, Transferred from the Library, 1956

Accession Number: 56.522.98

Description

Strolls by Starlight and Sunshine is bound in green diagonal-rib cloth, gold-stamped with a linear design, in the Art Nouveau style, of intertwined cornflowers drawn in a naturalistic manner. The Museum's cover is a publisher's production case, inscribed "Alice C Morse | Morse 2."

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