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Landscape in American Poetry

Illustrated by John Appleton Brown (American, 1844–1902), Engraved by Andrew Varick Stout Anthony (American, 1835–1906), Engraved by Albert Bobbett (American, born in England, about 1824–1888/1889), Engraved by William James Linton (American (born in England), 1812–1898), Engraved by Joseph S. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by J. W. Lauderbach (American, 1872), Author Lucy Larcom (American, 1824–1893), Publisher D. Appleton and Company (American, 19th century)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Hamilton, Early American Book Illustrators, no. 472


Overall: 25.5 x 18.5 x 2.2 cm (10 1/16 x 7 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 39 wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1879) 25.5 cm; 124 pp., plus frontispiece; original publisher’s black- and gilt-stamped green cloth.

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1879


Inscribed in pen and brown ink preliminary leaf "Caroline F. Abbott / December 25th 1879"; acquired in 1914 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