Randolph Caldecott, 1846-1886
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Randolph Caldecott, 1846-1886 a checklist ofthe Caroline Miller Parker Collection in the Houghton Library by Nancy Finlay

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Published by Dept. of Print. and Graphic Arts, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Caldecott, Randolph, -- 1846-1886,
  • Caroline Miller Parker Collection (Houghton Library)

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Nancy Finlay.
ContributionsCaroline Miller Parker Collection (Houghton Library), Houghton Library., Harvard University. Library. Department of Printing and Graphic Arts.
LC ClassificationsNC978.5.C3
The Physical Object
Pagination37 p. :
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19813664M

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