Louisa May Alcott, the Children's Friend

1888
Illustrated by Elizabeth Barker Comins (American, 19th century), Author Ednah Dow Littlehale Cheney (1824–1904), Author Louisa May Alcott (American, 1832–1888), Printer and Publisher Louis Prang & Company (American, active 1860–1897)


Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 17.9 x 25.9 x 1.1 cm (7 1/16 x 10 3/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.733

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one chromolithograph and numerous photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Boston: L. Prang & Company, 1888) 17.9 cm; 58 pp., plus frontispiece; dark blue- and silver-embossed light blue cloth (cream-colored phase box).


Boston: L. Prang & Company, 1888

Provenance

Lloyd and Vivian Hawes, Wellesley, MA; her bequest to MFA, June 21, 2000.

Credit Line

The Lloyd and Vivian Hawes Collection