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St. Nicholas: Scribner's Illustrated Magazine for Girls and Boys

Illustrated by Frank Beard (American, 1824 or 1842–1905), Illustrated by James Carter Beard (American, 1837–1913), Illustrated by Gustave Doré (French, 1832–1883), Illustrated by Mary Ellen Edwards (English, 1839–about 1910), Illustrated by William Hamilton Gibson (American, 1850–1896), Illustrated by Thomas Moran (American (born in England), 1837–1926)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


Overall: 24.8 x 18.5 x 5.3 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated periodical with wood engravings.

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: Scribner & Co., 1875-1876) 24.8 cm; viii, 808 pp., plus plate; contemporary half gilt-stamped dark green morocco, marbled paper boards.

New York: Scribner & Co., 1875-1876


Given to MFA, March 28, 1990.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mary Dahlgren Robinson