The New Tale of a Tub. London & New York: George Routledge and Sons, [ca. 1870]
The Routledge firm was a popular transatlantic picture book publisher and a direct competitor of McLoughlin Bros. The New Tale of Tub is a humorous poem about two Bengalese gentlemen whose picnic feast is interrupted by the approach of a hungry tiger. Purchased from Christopher Holtom. Harry G. Stoddard Memorial Fund.