Chatterbox.

Other titles
  • Chatterbox (London, England).
  • Chatterbox annual
Published
  • London : Published for the propietors by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. 1866-1956
Physical description
v. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Notes
  • Founder and first editor: J. Erskine Clarke.
  • Annual volumes of the weeklies published from 1866 to 1956. Cf. The Osborne collection of early children's books, 1566-1910; vol. 1.
  • Imprint varies. 1956 vol. has imprint: London: Dean & Son.
Other names
Language
  • English

Holdings information at National Trust Libraries

Live circulation data is not available.

Location of copy Shelfmark Availability
Ormesby Hall
Priced in pencil (1917): 3/6. 1899 frontis. torn. Holdings: vols. for 1899 & 1917. Provenance: inscribed in 1899 vol: "Tommy Pennyman with Mrs. Leeman's [?] love Xmas 1899" [i.e. Thomas Henry Pennyman (1892-1906) ; inscribed in 1917 vol: "Jack from Auntie Xmas 1917". Binding: 1899: publisher's grey cloth lettered and decorated in gold and black; 1917: publisher's quarter red cloth, with illustrated paper on boards. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Baddesley Clinton
Holdings: 1893 only Binding: Nineteenth-century green cloth; spine decorated in gilt. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Castle Ward
UNVERIFIED Holdings: 1892 only. Shelflist entry - state unknown For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Plas yn Rhiw
Holdings: 1895 only Shelflist entry ? not seen Binding: Cloth. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Sudbury Hall, Museum of Childhood
Holdings: vols. for 1900, 1903, 1906, 1913. Provenance: vol. for 1903 is inscribed "Arthur J. Langley from his Liverpool cousins. Xmas 1903 with love and best wishes". Binding: Twentieth-century publisher's illustrated full cloth, gilt lettering on upper cover and spine, gilt edges. Vol. for 1913 is publisher's quarter cloth on illustrated paper over boards, white lettering on upper cover, edges not gilded. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Sudbury Hall, Museum of Childhood
Holdings: vols. for 1884, 1899, 1908, 1909. Provenance: 1884-vol. inscribed "Alfred Edward Graves". Binding: Nineteenth/Twentieth-century publisher's quarter red cloth on illustrated paper over boards. Advertisements on endpapers. All three have damaged spines and text-blocks. 1908-vol. is bound in full maroon illustrated cloth with illustrated paper on-lay centre-piece and gilt edges. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Springhill
Catalogued from photograph. Holdings: one unidentifiable volume only. Binding: Nineteenth-century brown cloth; spine decorated in gilt. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Cragside
Holdings: 1917, 1922-1923, 1925. Shelflist entry ? state unknown. Provenance: not indigenous - Norris donation For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
Sudbury Hall, Museum of Childhood
Holdings: 1956 vol. only. Provenance: inscribed on flyleaf: "To Kenneth with best wishes from Derek Xmas 1955"; [in separate hand on verso: "Kenneth Ellis" Binding: publisher's glossy paper on boards, illustrated. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk

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