Edmund Evans

Standard Name: Evans, Edmund


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Literary responses Kate Greenaway
KG 's illustrations are often considered to be a Victorian appropriation of a romantic aesthetic of childhood; however, contemporary scholars have shifted focus to the social context of her work. For almost the first time...
Occupation Kate Greenaway
By 1873, KG began receiving offers to illustrate popular books and magazines; she left school to pursue a career as an illustrator, while hoping to become a published author. Her pictures for greetings cards for...
Publishing Juliana Horatia Ewing
In the year before her death JHE published in volume form Daddy Darwin's Dovecot, with seventeen illustrations by Randolph Caldecott (reproduced, some of them using new technology, by engraver Edmund Evans ).
Desmarais, Robert J. Randolph Caldecott: His Books and Illustrations for Young Readers. University of Alberta Libraries, 2006.
British Library Catalogue. http://explore.bl.uk/primo_library/libweb/action/search.do?dscnt=0&tab=local_tab&dstmp=1489778087340&vid=BLVU1&mode=Basic&fromLo, http://explore.bl.uk/primo_library/libweb/action/search.do?dscnt=0&tab=local_tab&dstmp=1489778087340&vid=BLVU1&mode=Basic&fromLo.
Publishing Juliana Horatia Ewing
Daddy Darwin's Dovecot had begun appearing in Aunt Judy's Magazine just after its change of publisher and design in November 1881. The story, which involves birds of all kinds, was especially suited to Caldecott ...
Textual Production Kate Greenaway
According to Ruari McLean in his Oxford Dictionary of National Biography entry on printer and wood-engraver Edmund Evans , KG 's first commission was for Diamonds and Toads, a translation from fairy stories by...
Textual Production Kate Greenaway
Mother Goose, or The Old Nursery Rhymes, a work proposed by Edmund Evans with verses chosen by KG , was published, mainly to rave reviews.
Engen, Rodney, and Kate Greenaway. “Introduction”. Kate Greenaway’s Mother Goose or Old Nursery Rhymes, Harry N. Adams, Inc., 1988, pp. 9-21.
OCLC WorldCat. http://www.oclc.org/firstsearch/content/worldcat/, http://www.oclc.org/firstsearch/content/worldcat/. Accessed 1999.
Lundin, Anne. Victorian Horizons: The Reception of the Picture Books of Walter Crane, Randolph Caldecott, and Kate Greenaway. Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2001.
Textual Production Kate Greenaway
KG 's father (an draftsman and engraver) shared a sample of her work with his acquaintance Edmund Evans , the leading and the best woodblock colour printer in London.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. http://www.oxforddnb.com/, http://www.oxforddnb.com/.
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Evans appreciated KG
Textual Production Kate Greenaway
From this year until 1894 Routledge published these annual volumes, printed by Edmund Evans . A number for 1897 was published by J. M. Dent & Co.
OCLC WorldCat. http://www.oclc.org/firstsearch/content/worldcat/, http://www.oclc.org/firstsearch/content/worldcat/. Accessed 1999.


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