Rhymes and Roundelayes in Praise of a Country Life
Illustrated by Birket Foster (English, 1825–1899), Illustrated by Edward Duncan (English, 1803–1882), Illustrated by George Haydock Dodgson (English, 1811–1880), Illustrated by Walter Goodall (English, 1830–1889), Illustrated by John Absolon (English, 1815–1895), Illustrated by Frederick William Hulme (English, 1816–1884), Illustrated by Harrison Weir (English, 1824–1906), Illustrated by Richard Ansdell (English, 1815–1885), Illustrated by Samuel Read (English, 1815–1883), Illustrated by John Frederick Tayler (English, 1801–1889), Decoration designed by Henry Noel Humphreys (English, 1810–1879), Decoration designed by Thomas Robert Macquoid (English, 1820–1912), Engraved by Edmund Evans (English, 1826–1905), Engraved by W. T. Green (English, active 1837–1872), Engraved by James Davis Cooper (English, 1823–1904), Engraved by Horace Harral (English, 1817–1905), Engraved by Thomas Bolton (English, active 1851–1893), Engraved by John Orrin Smith (English, 1799–1843), Engraved by Josiah Wood Whimper (English, 1813–1903), Engraved by John Greenaway (English, 1816–1890), Engraved by W. Wright (English, active 1846–1857), Publisher D. Appleton and Company (American, 19th century)
Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA
Overall: 23 x 17 x 3.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with wood engravings
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(New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1857) 23 cm; [4 ff.] 191 pp.; original publisher’s blind- and gilt-stamped brown calf.
New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1857
William Sturgis Bigelow (1850-1926; inscribed on title "W. S. Bigelow / 1857"), by whom bequeathed to MFA (accessioned November 9, 1983).
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection