Blanche McManus

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Blanche McManus
Born 1870
East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, US
Occupation Author, Illustrator
Spouse(s) Francis Miltoun
Blanche McManus' Street of Mosques, Tunis, 1908.

Blanche McManus (born in 1870) was an American writer and artist.

Personal information[edit]

She and her husband, Milburg Francisco Mansfield, wrote a series of illustrated travel books, many of which contained automobiles which were new at the time. She was born in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana in 1870 and died in Louisiana on 13 June 1935.[1]

Publishing history[edit]

Chronological Publishing History of Books Authored/Illustrated by Blanche McManus and Francis Miltoun:
Note: * - Additional titles provided by the Rare Book Dept., Boston Public Library.
Many of these books may have only been cover design illustrations by Blanche McManus.

Date: Author: Title: Publisher: Illustrated by?
1896* Maria Louise Pool Boss and Other Dogs Chicago: Stone and Kimball Blanche McManus
1896* Ian Maclaren Kate Carnegie Dodd, Mead Blanche Mcmanus
1896* Charles Gibbon Margaret Carmichael New Amsterdam Book Co. Blanche McManus
1896 Blanche McManus The True Mother Goose. Boston: Lamson Wolffe & Co. Blanche McManus
1897* Rudyard Kipling Recessional NY: M. F. Mansfield & A. Wessels Blanche McManus
1897* Richard Mansfield Blown Away Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1897 Isaac Watts Childhood's Songs of Long Ago NY: E. R. Herrick Blanche McManus
1897 Emily D. Elton A Mince Pie Dream: A Book of Children's Verse NY: E. R. Herrick & Co. Blanche McManus
1897 Blanche McManus The Voyage of the Mayflower NY: E. R. Herrick & Co. Blanche McManus
1897 Blanche McManus How the Dutch Came to Manhattan NY: E. R. Herrick & Co. Blanche McManus
1898 Tom Hall When Cupid Calls NY: E. R. Herrick & Co. Blanche McManus
c1898* G. A. Henty Henty Series Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1898 Alfred Lord Tennyson Crossing the Bar NY: E. R. Herrick & Co. Blanche McManus
1898 Blanche McManus Told in the Twilight: Stories to Tell Children NY: E. R. Herrick & Co. Blanche McManus
1898 Rudyard Kipling Mandalay NY: M. F. Mansfield & Co. Blanche McManus
1898 Blanche McManus Bachelor Ballads NY: New Amsterdam

Book Co.

Blanche McManus
1898 Walter Mapes A Canticle of Wine, or the Drinking

Song of Walter D. Mapes...

NY: M. F. Mansfield & Co. Blanche McManus
1899* Ruth McEnery Stuart Holly and Pizen The Century Co. Blanche McManus
1899 Lewis Carroll Alice's Adventures in Wonderland NY: M. F. Mansfield &

A. Wessels

Blanche McManus
1899 Rudyard Kipling The Betrothed NY: M. F. Mansfield &

A. Wessels

Blanche McManus
1899 Frank R. Stockton The Adventures of Captain Horn NY: J. E. Rhodes  ?? - McManus

executed the poster

for the book

1899 Blanche McManus The Quaker Colony NY: E. R. Herrick & Co. Blanche McManus
1903 Francis Miltoun The Cathedrals of Northern France Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1904* G. Sidney Paternoster The Motor Pirate Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1904 Blanche McManus The 'Sov'rane Herb' and the Smokers Year, a Calendar for

MDCCCCIIII

Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1904 M.F. and Blanche

McManus Mansfield

Romantic Ireland Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1904 Francis Miltoun Cathedrals of Southern France Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1905* Henry C. Shelley The Spell of Old Paris Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1905* Charles Rudy The Cathedrals of Northern Spain Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1905 Francis Miltoun Rambles in Brittany Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1905 Francis Miltoun Rambles in Normandy Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1905 Blanche McManus Our Little English Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1905 Blanche McManus Our Little French Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1905 Francis Miltoun Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1906* Nathaniel Hawthorne In Colonial Days Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1906 Francis Miltoun Castles and Chateaux of Touraine

and the Loire Country

Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1906 Francis Miltoun Rambles on the Riviera Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1906 Blanche McManus Our Little Scotch Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1906 Blanche McManus Our Little Dutch Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1907* Charles Dickens The Seven Poor Travelers The Century Co. Blanche McManus
1907 Francis Miltoun The Automobilist Abroad Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1907 Francis Miltoun Castles and Chateaux of Old Navarre and the Basque Provinces Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1907 Blanche McManus Our Little Hindu Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1907 Blanche McManus Our Little Arabian Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1908* Mary Caroline Crawford Old Boston in Colonial Days Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1908 Francis Miltoun In the Land of Mosques and Minerets Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1908 Francis Miltoun The Spell of Algeria and Tunisia Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1908 Blanche McManus Our Little Egyptian Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1909* Henry C. Shelley Inns and Taverns of Old London Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1909 Francis Miltoun Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1909 Francis Miltoun Castles and Chateaux of Old

Burgundy & the Border Provinces

Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1910 Francis Miltoun Royal Palaces and Parks of France Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1911 Blanche McManus Our Little Belgian Cousin Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1911 Blanche McManus The American Woman Abroad NY: Dodd, Mead Blanche McManus
1912 Blanche McManus Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes:

Children's Favorite Rhymes & Jingles

NY: The Platt & Peck Co. Blanche McManus
1925 Francis Miltoun The Spell of Normandy Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus
1927 Francis Miltoun The Spell of Brittany Boston: L. C. Page & Co. Blanche McManus

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Blanche McManus (Mansfield)". Kellscraft. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 

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