The Cradle Ship (1916)

Illustrated by Florence Anderson




The 1st Edition of Edith Howes' The Cradle Ship was published by Cassell and Company

Ltd (London) in 1916 with a selection of four colour illustration contributed by Florence



Examples of the illustrated 1st Edition of The Cradle Ship - with the suite of images contributed by Anderson - are rare and highly regarded by collectors and enthusiasts






To the left, we show the Front Cover for the

1st Edition of The Cradle Ship. This example

retains the original colour paste-down.




Our Greeting Cards and Reproduction Prints



For connoisseurs of Anderson's work, we have prepared sets of 4 Greeting Cards displaying each of her colour images for The Cradle Ship and on the left, we show an example of how these Greeting Cards appear.







Code: FA CS CS(4)
Price: US$20.00


When presented on Greeting Cards, these images are prepared as tipped-in plates - in hommage to the hand-crafted

approach typical of prestige illustrated publications produced in the early decades of the 20th Century. Each card is

hand-finished and and the images are presented on Ivory card stock with an accompanying envelope. The rear of each

card carries information about Florence Anderson, this wonderful suite and the profiled illustration - we have left the

interior of the cards blank so that you may write your own personal message.


Should you wish to order a Reproduction Print of one or more of these images, we have provided some options below.

Each of these large format prints is also accompanied by information about Florence Anderson, this suite and the profiled



To purchase, simply click on the appropriate "Add to Cart" button and you will be taken through to our Shopping Cart

secured through PayPal. Multiple purchases will be consolidated by that feature and shipping and handling costs to any

destination in the world are accommodated by our flat-rate fee of US$20 for every US$200 worth of purchases.


Of course, should you wish to discuss some customised options, we welcome your contact on any matter through


In the meantime, enjoy perusing these wonderful images from Florence Anderson.



The illustrations




High above the town


Fairies from every Flower and Tree

Water Fairies

Diving into the Great Pool

at the Bottom

The Sweetest Baby of All

Behind the Ship there floated up

a band of Fairies



Reproduction on 11x14" sheet

Code: FA CS C1 (11x14)
Price: US$60.00



Reproduction on 11x14" sheet

Code: FA CS C2 (11x14)
Price: US$60.00



Reproduction on 11x14" sheet

Code: FA CS C3 (11x14)
Price: US$60.00



Reproduction on 11x14" sheet

Code: FA CS C4 (11x14)
Price: US$60.00