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Picturesque America, or the Land We Live In [Part Eleven]

1872–74
Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by C. Rosenberg (American, 19th century), Illustrated by Alfred R. Waud (American, 1828–1891), Engraved by George R. Hall (American (England), 1854), Engraved by John J. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Joseph S. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Alfred Harral (English, active in U.S., about 1840–1870), Engraved by John Karst (American, 1836–1922), Engraved by James L. Langridge (American, born England, active about 1850–1880), Engraved by Henry Duff Linton (English, active in France, 1815–1899), Engraved by W. H. Morse (American, active about 1851–1879), Engraved by James H. Richardson (American, active 1848–1880), Engraved by J. G. Smithwick (American, active 1871–1882), Editor William Cullen Bryant (American, 1794–1878), Publisher D. Appleton and Company (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 34 x 26 x 0.4 cm (13 3/8 x 10 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.695

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one steel engraving, numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74) 34 cm; pp. 241-64, plus 1 plate; original publisher’s printed blue paper wrappers (gray cardboard box).


New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74

Provenance

John H. Welsh, by whom given to MFA, November 26, 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of John H. Welsh