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Paul and Virginia

1849
Illustrated by Tony Johannot (French, 1803–1852), Illustrated by François Louis Français (French, 1814–1897), Engraved by Nicholson B. Devereux Jr. (American, born about 1813), Lithograph(s) by Thomas S. Sinclair (American, born Scotland, about 1805–1881), Lithograph(s) by William Dreser (American, born Germany, active 1847–1860), Author Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (French, 1737–1814), Publisher Hogan & Thompson (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 20.1 x 16.5 x 3.3 cm (7 15/16 x 6 1/2 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.401

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two color lithographs and fifteen tinted wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Philadelphia: Hogan & Thompson, 1849) 20.1 cm; xxxvi, [37]-260 pp., plus 15 plates; original[?] blind- and gilt-stamped pictorial brown cloth.


Philadelphia: Hogan & Thompson, 1849

Provenance

Inscribed pen and brown ink front flyleaf "[...] Harris / from / her Friend and Admirer Fred [Ph...?] / 3d. March / 1852"; J. Gillian Bookseller London, C. W. [old label]; W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen