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Moral emblems & other poems written and illustrated with woodcuts

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Louis Stevenson; first printed at the Davos Press by Lloyd Osbourne, and with a preface by the same.
ContributionsOsbourne, Lloyd, 1868-1947.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5489 .M6 1921
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 79, [1] p. incl. illus., plates.
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6639509M
LC Control Number21021417
OCLC/WorldCa929049

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The only bad thing about this book is that it is too short (a mere pages). Much praise is also due to the artist, Artemio Rodriguez, who illustrated each story with linocuts (similar to woodcuts); these illustrations capture the wonder, danger and craziness of loving women too much/5(13). Moral Emblems and Other Poems Written and Illustrated with Woodcuts London, Chatto & Windus, This volume collected the small booklets of children's poems that Stevenson had written in Davos, Switzerland, in , for his stepson Lloyd Osbourne, then a to print on a small handpress.


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Moral emblems & other poems written and illustrated with woodcuts. New York, C. Scribner's Sons, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Robert Louis Stevenson; Lloyd Osbourne.

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london chatto & windus Transcribed from the Chatto and Windus edition by David Price, email [email protected] [Picture: Book cover] MORAL EMBLEMS & OTHER POEMS WRITTEN AND ILLUSTRATED WITH WOODCUTS BY ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON FIRST PRINTED AT THE DAVOS PRESS BY LLOYD OSBOURNE AND WITH A PREFACE BY THE SAME [Picture: Woodcut ‘Labor Crux Corona’] LONDON CHATTO.

Moral Emblems & Other Poems Written and Illustrated with Woodcuts by Robert Louis Stevenson, by Robert Louis Stevenson and Fanny Stevenson.(New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, ) Moral Emblems, a collection of Stevenson’s very own wood engravings and contextual poems, was published as a collection posthumously by Lloyd Osbourne, Stevenson’s step-son, for whom Stevenson began.

Moral Emblems And Other Poems Written And Illustrated With Woodcuts. First Printed At The Davos Press By Lloyd Osbourne And With A Preface By The Same.

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An important printing technique for centuries, woodcuts are a form of relief painting where patterns and images are carved into blocks of wood to create a raised picture. The raised surface is then covered with ink and pressed onto paper thus transferring the image.

The Moral Emblems & Other Poems Written and Illustrated with Woodcuts were published originally in Edinburgh Edition in The copies here are from a book edition prepared by Stevenson’s stepson, Lloyd Osbourne, in The 35 Tusitala volumes followed in Illustrated Robert Louis Stevenson Books; Skip to page navigation.

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The poem was written during a stay at the Swiss health resort of Davos in the spring of Other poetical Moral Emblems had already been published-in small pamphlets, advertised grandiosely with glee-by Stevenson's young stepson Lloyd Osbourne on his amateur printing press.

The charming illustrations accompanying the printed verses were by Stevenson's own by: 1. Moral emblems & other poems written and illustrated with woodcuts.

By Robert Louis Stevenson. First printed at the Davos Press by Lloyd Osbourne, and with a preface by the same. Moral Emblems. Contents: NOT I, AND OTHER POEMS.

Some like drink II. Here, perfect to a wish III. As seamen on the seas IV. The pamphlet here presented. MORAL EMBLEMS: A COLLECTION OF CUTS AND VERSES. See how the children in the print II. Reader, your soul upraise to see III. A PEAK IN DARIEN--Broad-gazing on untrodden lands IV. See in.

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Areas that the artist cuts away carry no ink, while characters or images at surface level carry the ink to produce the print.