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The Girl's Token

Little Ellen, The Good Girl
Good Advice for Boys and Girls
The Little Riddler

Engraved by Alonzo Hartwell (American, 1805–1873), Publisher Southworth Allen Howland (American, 1800–1882), Printer Henry Jenkins Howland (American, 1810–1897)

Place of Publication: Worcester, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 10 x 8.2 x 0.7 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Worcester: S. A. Howland [1842-1847?]) 10 cm; [three parts, each 16 pp.]; original half black cloth, publisher’s printed paper boards (gray pamphlet box).

Worcester: S. A. Howland [1842-1847?]


Inscribed pen and brown ink front flyleaf "Presented to Lizzie by / her Sister Susan. / 1847."; Frank C. Doble, by whose estate given to MFA, October 10, 1973.

Credit Line

Bequest of Frank C. Doble