This Book


Homemade bookplate, looks like it was drawn and colored with crayon.

Found in "Mainstone's Housekeeper" by Eliza Meteyard. Published by Dodd and Mead, 1866.



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3 comments:

camperchick said...

Wow. I wonder how old the bookplate is, and I wonder what became of Muriel.......

Michelle Vintagecobweb said...

Isn't that just adorable.

Muriel must have loved her book.

The cover is wonderful, I can't find anywhere that gives a clue to what the book is about. I know it's a novel, it is a young children's novel?

Laurie said...

Did you notice the picture on the book appears to be a griffin -- just like Muriel's last name?

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