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

Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by William Hart (American, 1823–1894), Illustrated by Granville Perkins (American, 1830–1895), Illustrated by Alfred R. Waud (American, 1828–1891), Engraved by Adolph Closs (German, 1840–1894), Engraved by Alfred Harral (English, active in U.S., about 1840–1870), Engraved by Robert Hinshelwood (American, born in 1812), Engraved by Henry Duff Linton (English, active in France, 1815–1899), Engraved by W. McCracken (American, 19th century), Engraved by W. H. Morse (American, active about 1851–1879), Engraved by Frederick William Quartley (American (England), 1808–1874), Engraved by W. Roberts (American, 19th century), Engraved by John Sachs (English, active 1858–1899), Editor William Cullen Bryant (American, 1794–1878), Publisher D. Appleton and Company (American, 19th century)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


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

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one steel engraving, numerous wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74) 34 cm; [Vol. 2] pp. 129-52, plus 1 plate; original publisher’s printed blue paper wrappers (gray cardboard box).

New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74


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

Credit Line

Gift of John H. Welsh