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The American Lady

1842
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, American, 19th century, Author Charles Butler (American, 19th century), Publisher Hogan & Thompson (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 14.7 x 9.5 x 2.4 cm (5 13/16 x 3 3/4 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.39.107

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two engravings

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

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Illustrated books

(Philadelphia: Hogan & Thompson, 1842) 14.7 cm; xii, [13]-288 pp., plus 1 plate; original gilt- and blind-stamped green cloth (Barritt & Co.) [cream-colored phase box].


Philadelphia: Hogan & Thompson, 1842

Provenance

Inscribed in graphite front flyleaf "Miss Mary N. Farmer / Tewksbury Mass 18[42?]"; Miss Mabel I. Taylor, by whom given to MFA, December 14, 1939.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mabel I. Taylor