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Poetical Works

Illustrated by Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910), Illustrated by Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, 1822–1888), Illustrated by Unidentified artist, American, 19th century, Engraved by John Parker Davis (American, 1832–1910), Engraved by William James Linton (American (born in England), 1812–1898), Author John Greenleaf Whittier (American, 1807–1892), Publisher Houghton, Mifflin and Co. (American, founded in 1880), Printer Riverside Press (American, founded in 1852)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 22.2 x 16 x 4.2 cm (8 3/4 x 6 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one steel engraving and 32 wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company [1886]) 22.2 cm; [2 ff.] xvi pp. [1 f.] 478 pp., plus plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards.

Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company [1886]


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