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

1872–74
Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by Granville Perkins (American, 1830–1895), Illustrated by Thomas Worthington Whittredge (American, 1820–1910), 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 Robert Hinshelwood (American, born in 1812), Engraved by James L. Langridge (American, born England, active about 1850–1880), 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

1986.689

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. 97-120, 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