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Ballads of New England

Illustrated by Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910), Illustrated by Samuel Colman (American, 1832 or 1833–1920), Illustrated by Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, 1822–1888), Illustrated by John Whetten Ehninger (American, 1827–1889), Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by Alfred Fredericks (American, active 1853–1881), Illustrated by William John Hennessy (American, born in Ireland, active in England, 1839–1917), Illustrated by Granville Perkins (American, 1830–1895), Engraved by Andrew Varick Stout Anthony (American, 1835–1906), Author John Greenleaf Whittier (American, 1807–1892), Publisher Fields, Osgood, & Co. (American, active 1868–1870)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 22.2 x 15.8 x 1.8 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870) 22.2 cm; x, [11]-92 pp.; original publisher’s blind- and gilt-stamped dark red cloth.

Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870


William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936, signature on verso of front flyleaf), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

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