Jack the Giant Killer

Object Number: 
2000.258
Date: 
1895
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 6 x 1/8 in. ( 30.5 x 15.2 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the front cover: "JACK/ THE/ GIANT KILLER/ COPYRIGHTED 1895/ McLOUGHLIN BROS./ NEW YORK."
Description: 
"Jack the Giant Killer" children's book with 12 pages of chromolithographed images of the adventures of "Jack the Giant Killer" (a british hero) accompanied by the story; chromolithographed cover of a boy dressed in medieval costume holding a sword and a giant's head; cover inscribed, "JACK/ THE/ GIANT KILLER/ COPYRIGHTED 1895/ McLOUGHLIN BROS./ NEW YORK."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group