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The Only True Mother Goose Melodies, Without Addition or Abridgement. Embracing, Also, a Reliable Life of the Goose Family, Never before Published.

1860
Engraved by Alexander Anderson (American, 1775–1870), Engraved by Avery (American, 19th century), Engraved by Abel Bowen (American, 1790–1850), Engraved by Henry Bricher (American, born about 1817), Engraved by Benjamin F. Childs (American, 1814–1863), Engraved by Nathaniel Dearborn (American, 1786–1852)


Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 11.7 x 1.3 cm (5 5/8 x 4 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

APP.1973.194

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Boston: G. W. Cottrell [1860]) 14.3 cm; 10, 95 pp. [lacking second pp. 3-4]; original publisher’s color pictorial wrappers (gray pamphlet box).


Boston: G. W. Cottrell [1860]

Provenance

Inscribed in pen and blue ink front flyleaf "Dorothy Devlin"; blindstamp of "Tewksbury & Brother, Booksellers & Stationers, No. 1 Museum Building, Manchester, N.H."; Frank C. Doble, by whose estate given to MFA, October 10, 1973.

Credit Line

Bequest of Frank C. Doble