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The Christian Souvenir

Illustrated by Hammatt Billings (American, 1816 to 1818–1874), Illustrated by Thomas Birch (American (born in England), 1779–1851), Illustrated by Charles Hubbard (American, 1801–1876), Illustrated by Nathaniel Southworth (American, 1806–1858), Engraved by Joseph Andrews (American, 1806–1873), Engraved by Jarvis Griggs Kellogg (American, 1805–1873), Engraved by Oliver Pelton (American, 1799–1882), Engraved by Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Smillie (American, active 1830s and 40s), Engraved by G. F. Storm (American, 19th century), Editor Isaac F. Shepard (American, 1816–1889), Publisher Henry B. Williams (American, 1812–1889 or 1890)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 18 x 11.6 x 3.1 cm (7 1/16 x 4 9/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Henry B. Williams, 1843) 18 cm; 303 pp., plus 6 plates; original blind- and gilt-stamped red morocco.

Boston: Henry B. Williams, 1843


Inscribed on preliminary leaf "M. Ella Hamblett / Lowell"; Miss Mabel I. Taylor, by whom given to MFA, December 14, 1939.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mabel I. Taylor