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[Bookplate for Frank Noyce]
[Bookplate for Frank Noyce]
Title[Bookplate for Frank Noyce]
Date Created[between 1900 and 1999]
Sort Date1999
DescriptionIn the left corner of this pictorial bookplate are fox gloves behind which is a mountain range.
Extent1 bookplate : steel engraving ; 8.9 x 10.9 cm
SubjectPlants ; Landscape drawings
Personal NamesNoyce, Frank
TypeStill Image
NotesThe passage quoted on the bookplate is from John Keats' poem Endymion: A Poetic Romance (1818) which recounts the Greek myth of the shepherd boy Endymion in Asia Minor who was the mortal lover of the moon goddess Selene. This bookplate may have belonged to mountaineer and writer Cuthbert Wilfrid Frank Noyce (1917-1962).
Access IdentifierBP GEN SL P N693
Digital IdentifierBP_GEN_SL_P_N693
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. General Bookplates Collection. BP GEN SL P N693
Date Available2006
Publisher - DigitalVancouver : University of British Columbia Library
RightsImages provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections:
TranscriptFrank Noyce his book. An endless fountain of immortal drink, Pouring unto us from the heaven's brink.
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