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The Spring of Knowledge, or The Alphabet Illustrated

The Alphabet Illustrated

1840–42?
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, American, 19th century, Printer and Publisher William Raine (American, active 1840s)


Place of Publication: Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 11 x 0.3 cm (7 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

APP.1973.200

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with hand-colored wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Baltimore: Wm. Raine [1840-1842?]) 18.5 cm; [8 ff., printed on one side]; original publisher’s pictorial blue wrappers (gray pamphlet box).


Baltimore: Wm. Raine [1840-1842?]

Provenance

Illegible ownership inscriptions front wrapper; Frank C. Doble, by whose estate given to MFA, October 10, 1973.

Credit Line

Bequest of Frank C. Doble