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The Deserted Village

1866
Illustrated by Hammatt Billings (American, 1816 to 1818–1874), Engraved by John Andrew (American, born in England, 1815–1875), Author Oliver Goldsmith (English, 1730?–1774), Publisher J. E. Tilton (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 18.9 x 13.3 x 1.4 cm (7 7/16 x 5 1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2002

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Boston: J. E. Tilton and Company, 1866) 18.9 cm; 53 pp.; contemporary blind- and gilt-stamped green cloth.


Boston: J. E. Tilton and Company, 1866

Provenance

Inscribed in graphite on preliminary leaf "'Bunnie' / Dec 1867-"; William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent