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Our Fresh and Salt Tutors; or, That Good Old Time

Illustrated by Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910), Illustrated by Maurits Frederik Hendrik de Haas (American (born in Holland), 1832–1895), Engraved by Kingdon & Boyd (American, 19th century), Author Clarence Gordon (American, 1835–1920), Publisher Hurd and Houghton (American, 19th century), Printer Riverside Press (American, founded in 1852)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Hamilton, Early American Book Illustrators, 854 (1867 ed.)


18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with nine wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: Hurd and Houghton, 1870) 18.2 cm; iv pp. [1 f.] 245 pp., plus plates; original publisher’s black- and gilt-stamped green cloth.

New York: Hurd and Houghton, 1870


Inscribed in pen and black ink preliminary leaf "Saunders"; W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom given to MFA, December 14, 1944.

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen