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Picturesque America, or the Land We Live In [Part Twenty-One]

1872–74
Illustrated by William Hamilton Gibson (American, 1850–1896), Illustrated by William Stanley Haseltine (American, 1835–1900), Illustrated by James David Smillie (American, 1833–1909), 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 Samuel Valentine Hunt (American (born in England, 1852)), Engraved by James L. Langridge (American, born England, active about 1850–1880), Engraved by W. H. Morse (American, active about 1851–1879), Engraved by Nathaniel Orr (American, active 1843–1860), Engraved by Frederick William Quartley (American (England), 1808–1874), 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

1986.705

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. 481-504, 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