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St. Nicholas: Scribner's Illustrated Magazine for Girls and Boys

Illustrated by James Carter Beard (American, 1837–1913), Illustrated by Gustave Doré (French, 1832–1883), Illustrated by Mary Ellen Edwards (English, 1839–about 1910), Illustrated by William Hamilton Gibson (American, 1850–1896), Illustrated by Thomas Moran (American (born in England), 1837–1926), Illustrated by Sir Joshua Reynolds (English, 1723–1792), Illustrated by Henry Louis Stephens (American, 1824–1882), Illustrated by Harrison Weir (English, 1824–1906), Engraved by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93), Engraved by John Parker Davis (American, 1832–1910), Engraved by John Greenaway (English, 1816–1890), Engraved by Henri-Théophile Hildebrand (French, 1824–1897), Engraved by Frederick Juengling (American (Germany), 1846–1889), Engraved by Charles de Laplante (French, died in 1903), Engraved by John Minton (American, active 1850), Engraved by R. A. Müller (American, 1875), Engraved by Adolphe François Pannemaker (Belgian, active in France, born in 1822), Engraved by E. Scherzler, Engraved by J. G. Smithwick (American, active 1871–1882), Engraved by Ferdinand Tegetmeyer (German, 1844–1912), Engraved by John Tinkey (American, 1872), Editor Mary Mapes Dodge (American, 1831–1905), Publisher Charles Scribner's Sons (American, founded in 1846)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


Overall: 24.8 x 18.5 x 5.3 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated periodical with wood engravings.

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Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: Scribner & Co., 1875-1876) 24.8 cm; viii, 808 pp., plus plate; contemporary half gilt-stamped dark green morocco, marbled paper boards.

New York: Scribner & Co., 1875-1876


Given to MFA, March 28, 1990.

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Gift in memory of Mary Dahlgren Robinson