Fore-edge Book

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Item No: foc0000210
Title: Fore-edge Book
Additional Title: Disappearing Fore-edge illustration
Media Type: Illustrations
Source: Rare Book Department

This book contains ballads and songs relating to Robin Hood.  The front fore-edge of this book contains an illustration that appears only when the pages are fanned.  The painting is believed to be of Nottingham Castle. All three edges of this book are gilded, or covered with gold. 

Call Number: Traveling Treasures

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