Edwin Davis French
M. C. D. Borden
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with black ink. This image is of the front view of a ship. There are huge catfish, one on each side of the boat. There's an eagle sitting on the top of the boat. The background is calligraphic leaves wrapping around the image. The bookplate says "Ex Libris MCD Borden"
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
9.5 x 8 cm
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\French, Edwin Davis\TIF Images\BA433.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of view of front of a ship with fishes and flowers in background" (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 3.