Edwin Davis French
Mary Emma Plummer
An engraved pictorial bookplate on sepia tinted paper with faded black ink. There's an ocean view framed in an oval with banners surrounding. The banners collectively say "A lover of good books is heir to all the ages". Beneath it is a woman pondering while reading at a desk at night. This bookplate belongs to Mary Emma Plummer.
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 19th-20th Century
10.2 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\BA473.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a woman pondering at a desk and an ocean image" (2024). Bookplates by Edwin Davis French. Image 43.