Arthur Nelson MacDonald
A pictorial bookplate on light sepia tinted paper with black ink for Dorothy Furman. There's a buckle in the shape of a circle with the name Dorothy Furman written along it. There's a passage written "O for a Booke and a shadie nooke, eyther in-a-door or out; With the grene leaves whisp'ring overhede, or the Street cxyres all about. Where I maie Reade all at my ease, both of the New and Olde; For a jollie goode Booke whereon to look, is better to me than Golde."
Affixed on card stock
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
9.3 x 6.5 cm
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\MacDonald, Arthur Nelson\TIF Images\BA742.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of a passage" (2024). Bookplates by Arthur Nelson MacDonald. Image 12.