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Picturesque America, or the Land We Live In [Part Eight]

1872–74
Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by Granville Perkins (American, 1830–1895), Engraved by John Filmer (American, active 1858–1870), Engraved by John J. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Joseph S. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Alfred Harral (English, active in U.S., about 1840–1870), Engraved by John Karst (American, 1836–1922), Engraved by Meeder & Chubb (American, 1871), Engraved by Nathaniel Orr (American, active 1843–1860), Engraved by Frederick William Quartley (American (England), 1808–1874), Engraved by James H. Richardson (American, active 1848–1880), Engraved by William Wellstood (American (born in Scotland), 1819–1900), Editor William Cullen Bryant (American, 1794–1878), Publisher D. Appleton and Company (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 34 x 26 x 0.4 cm (13 3/8 x 10 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.692

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one steel engraving, numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74) 34 cm; pp. 169-92, plus 1 plate; original publisher’s printed blue paper wrappers (gray cardboard box).


New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74

Provenance

John H. Welsh, by whom given to MFA, November 26, 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of John H. Welsh