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Highways and Byways or Saunterings in New England

William Hamilton Gibson (American, 1850–1896), Engraved by Phineas F. Annin (American, active 1852–1858), Engraved by John Parker Davis (American, 1832–1910)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


Overall: 30.5 x 24 x 2.4 cm (12 x 9 7/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: Harper & Brothers, 1883) 30.5 cm; 157 pp.; publisher’s original black- and gilt-stamped green cloth.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1883


Pen and black ink inscription preliminary leaf "Lillie from Annie. Dec. 25th 1882."; acquired in 1922 by 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