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American Girl's Book, or Occupation for Play Hours.... 14th Edition.

Illustrated by Eliza Leslie (American, 1787–1858), Engraved by Alexander Anderson (American, 1775–1870), Publisher Munroe and Francis (American, 19th century), Publisher Charles Stephen Francis (American, 1805–1887)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


Overall: 13.9 x 11.8 x 3.4 cm (5 1/2 x 4 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Monroe & Francis; Joseph H. Francis; New York: C. S. Francis, 1847) 13.9 cm; xvii, [18]-374 [of 383] pp.; lacking covers (gray pamphlet box).

Boston: Monroe & Francis; Joseph H. Francis; New York: C. S. Francis, 1847


Helen Doble; Frank C. Doble, by whose estate given to MFA, October 10, 1973.

Credit Line

Bequest of Frank C. Doble