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The Adventures of Don Quixote de la Mancha

Illustrated by Arthur Boyd Houghton (English, 1836–1875), Engraved by Dalziel Brothers (English, active 1839–93), Publisher Roberts Brothers (American, active 1863–1898)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 23.5 x 18.5 x 5 cm (9 1/4 x 7 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 100 wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1866) 23.5 cm; xiii, 710 pp. [1 f. advertisement], plus frontispiece; original publisher’s gilt-stamped brown cloth.

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1866


H. S. Carruth (booklabel); paper label numbered "345"; 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