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Illustrated by Edward Dalziel (1817–1905), Illustrated by Thomas Dalziel (English, 1823–1906), Illustrated by Arthur Boyd Houghton (English, 1836–1875), Illustrated by John William North (English, 1842–1924), Illustrated by George John Pinwell (English, 1842–1875), Illustrated by Sir Edward John Poynter (English, 1836–1919), Illustrated by William Small (English, 1843–1929), Illustrated by Joseph Wolf (English, born in Germany, 1820–1899), Engraved by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93), Author Jean Ingelow (English, 1820–1897), Publisher Roberts Brothers (American, active 1863–1898), Printer Camden Press (English, 1857–1905)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 23.7 x 18.2 x 3.6 cm (9 5/16 x 7 3/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1867) 23.7 cm; xiv pp. [1 f.] 318 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s blind- and gilt-stamped blue cloth with vellum cover inlays.

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1867


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