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Gems for Children

1854–58?
Engraved by Abel Bowen (American, 1790–1850), Engraved by John H. Hall (American, active 1825–1849), Publisher Rufus Merrill (American, 1803–1891), Publisher J. A. Merriam (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Concord, New Hampshire, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 7.2 x 5.8 x 0.8 cm (2 13/16 x 2 5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

APP.1973.55

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Concord [NH]: J. A. Merriam and Rufus Merrill [1854-1858?]) 7.2 cm; [96 pp.–twelve parts of 8 pp. each]; [fragment of] original yellow paper wrappers (gray pamphlet box).


Concord [NH]: J. A. Merriam and Rufus Merrill [1854-1858?]

Provenance

Frank. C. Doble, by whose estate given to MFA, October 10, 1973.

Credit Line

Bequest of Frank C. Doble