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J. P. Hebel's allemannische Gedichte für ländlicher Natur und Sitten

Illustrated by Ludwig Richter (German, 1803–1884), Engraved by Johann Gottfried Flegel (German, 1815–1881), Engraved by August Gaber (German, 1824–1894), Engraved by Fedor Reusche (German, born in 1823), Engraved by Aimé Richter (German, 1834–1863), Engraved by Gustav Richard Steinbrecher (German, 1828–1887), Author Johann Peter Hebel (German, 1760–1826), Editor Robert Reinick (German, 1805–1852), Publisher Georg Wigand (German, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Leipzig, Germany


Overall: 20 x 15.3 x 2.8 cm (7 7/8 x 6 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Leipzig: Georg Wigand, 1851) Quarto; vi, 272 pp.; contemporary gilt- and blind-stamped blue cloth.

Literary illustrations.

Leipzig: Georg Wigand, 1851


Unidentified signature front flyleaf; W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen