Author:Peter Newell

Peter Newell

American artist and writer. He created picture books and illustrated new editions of many children's books, and built a reputation in the 1880s and 1890s for his humorous drawings and poems, which appeared in many of the leading magazines of that time.

Peter Newell


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As authorEdit

  • The 20-Mule-Team Brigade: Being a story in jingles of the good works and adventures of the famous "Twenty-Mule-Team" (1904) IA
  • The Peter Newell Mother Goose (1905) IA
  • The Hole Book (1908) IA
  • Peter Newell's Pictures and Rhymes (1910) IA
  • The Slant Book (1910) PG
  • The Rocket Book (1912) PG


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1928.

The longest-living author of these works died in 1924, so these works are in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 98 years or less. These works may be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.